Wordshark and Numbershark are not currently compatible with, or supported for, running with Linux operating systems. However some success has been reported using Linux Ubuntu + WINE and this document shows you how:

Linux-Wine-Document (.odt format)

Linux-Wine-Document (.docx format)

Please note:  

We are unable to support Linux  running, beyond provision of this document

Linux-compatible variants of Wordshark and Numbershark are under consideration - Please tell us if interested, as we regularly reassess possible demand.

Note that our products are not compatible with Linux if you are using VMWare or other virtualisation techniques on the Linux platform.