Old versions from 1.0 to 1.2
Everything, but I only tested a quick install plus launch and the first map of the military champain
What does not
What was not tested
Stronghold Deluxe (v1.2 with extra maps) German tested
In order to play the game without a CD drive use the NoCD crack from NoCD crack (you'll need unace-nonfree to extract it) â€“ you might as well just install the Stronghold HD patch through (set its resolution to 800x600 afterwards and you have the exact same gameplay).
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Gentoo Linux||Jan 24 2021||5.0.3||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||K1773R|
|Current||Debian 10.x "Buster"||Feb 27 2018||3.2||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||Alexander Schlarb|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jun 06 2017||2.0.1||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Jaroslav Smutek|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Nov 19 2015||1.7.55||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Jaroslav Smutek|
|Show||Linux Mint 16 "Petra" x86_64||Mar 08 2014||1.7.13||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|4066||Online Play Doesn't Work (DirectPlay)||NEW||View|
|5828||Command and Conquer Generals (Zero Hour) doesn't change the mouse cursor from the default X mouse||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|6847||DirectPlay metabug. Implement dplay tcp/ip provider.||NEW||View|
|6922||Infinte wait when Stronghold host leaves||CLOSED||DUPLICATE||View|
|10708||Wine lacks support for animated cursors||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|13348||/etc/hosts modification for DirectPlay||CLOSED||INVALID||View|
This should work for any app, if you have Intel + AMD or AMD + AMD with open source drivers.
If you have laptop with hybrid graphics cards. You can launch game with command:
env DRI_PRIME=1 vblank_mode=0 wine ~/path/to/your/exe/file
In case of using command, you get swich to powerful graphics card and disable vsync for more FPS.
If you have Mesa drivers 17.x.x or more, you can use this command:
env DRI_PRIME=1 mesa_glthread=true vblank_mode=0 wine ~/path/to/your/exe/file
Last command is most best in performance that you can get in this moment, you can use it for any wine application that you need. But argument mesa_glthread=true may not always work, so if your app crash, remove it.
For Steam users, you can set environment variable of any applications in properties.
DRI_PRIME=1 mesa_glthread=true vblank_mode=0 %command%
(It will work only with native Steam for Linux) For Wine, you have to start Steam or game with those arguments