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Sid Meier's Alpha Centauri

Unpatched SMAC

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
License: Retail
URL: http://www.firaxis.com/smac/
Votes: 3
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.2

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

- Playing the game (for at least the first 60 turns) - Picking different starting members - Saving/Loading

What does not

- Long periods of gameplay: the game crashes on a regular basis, so the autosave function is handy. - Creating/Editing maps: the game crashes pretty quickly - The sound is pretty sketchy (it pops before it plays the sound it intended to play) - The game runs a bit slow, but still bearable.

Workarounds

What was not tested

- Multiplayer (No one plays these well-crafted old games anymore)

Hardware tested

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  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Has to be a "complete" install of the program. Otherwise, it will not work (the game will always prompt that the CD is not in the drive, so clicking "OK" only works for a complete install.) Turning down the sound in the menus doesn't hurt, since this game is heavily text-based.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 7.x "Wheezy"Sep 24 20131.7.2Yes Yes PlatinumJasper Follas 
CurrentUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 14 20101.3.9Yes Yes BronzeBrilguaz 
ShowFedora 13 x86_64Aug 01 20101.2Yes No GarbageFrederik Hertzum 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 10 20101.0.1Yes No GarbageJeff Brown 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 23 20081.1.3N/A Yes GarbageGJ 

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