Descent: Freespace - The Great War

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Application Details:

Version: GOG Version 1.06
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.5.9

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What works

Installing the game

Graphics are perfect

Sound is perfect (using a native msadp32.acm)

Keyboard controls

Playing the game

Exiting the game (somehow related to native msadp32.acm)

Restoring native desktop resolution

What does not

Mouse control is still problematic


What was not tested

Playing the game all the way to the end (now, a much more desirable endeavour)

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

I'll give it a gold when I figure out this mouse issue. For sound, you need a native windows "msadp32.acm" in system32 set to native in winecfg. Thanks JeffZ!

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowGentoo LinuxAug 06 20121.5.9Yes Yes NoPlatinumEmanuele 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 27 20091.1.29Yes Yes NoSilverAlisdair 
ShowLinux Mint 7 "Gloria"Jun 28 20091.1.24Yes Yes NoPlatinumJohn P Sims 
ShowLinux Mint 6 "Felicia"Apr 25 20091.1.20Yes Yes NoPlatinumJohn P Sims 
ShowLinux Mint 5 "Elyssa"Feb 14 20091.1.15Yes Yes NoPlatinumJohn P Sims 

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