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Grand Theft Auto IV

Standard double DVD release

Application Details:

Version: Retail
License: Retail
URL: http://www.gta4.com/
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 4.15

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What works

nothing

What does not

everything

Workarounds

What was not tested

I tested as much as i could

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Additional Comments

It installs nearly like an angel. Then when I want to start it is dies. Fixed several problems by installing some prefixes from winetrincks: * msxml3 * vcrun2005 * wmp10 also used the the xlive.dll as metioned.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowManjaro Linux 18.0.4Sep 18 20194.15Yes No NoGarbageDavid Sn 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Apr 08 20194.5-stagingYes Yes YesGoldAdam Moore 
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 20 20151.7.38Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 28 20141.7.22Yes Yes GoldLuis Alvarado 
CurrentArch Linux x86_64Jul 09 20121.5.8Yes No GarbageSz 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
23532 Provide offline implementation of Games For Windows Live (GFWL) 'xlive.dll' -> 'XLiveless' (Fallout 3, Batman, GTA IV) REOPENED View

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HowTo / Notes

HOWTO remove GFWL from GTAIV

Games for Windows - LIVE does not work under Wine. GFWL components will crash any game that use the service. The only thing to do about it is to cut XLive out using XLiveLess Patch.

INSTRUCTIONS

1) Download the latest XLiveLess patch from here.

2) Unpack xlive.dll into the game folder.

XLive is out and the game launch is unobstructed. Please note that from now on the online play via GFWL is disabled so as to prevent cheating.

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