Splinter Cell retail with last patch applied, v. 1.3 (EMEA)
* Playing the training and the first two levels
What does not
* There are some problems with shadows or lightning. So objects, which should be dark, are sometimes very bright * Sometimes, you have to start the game several times, because it will crash on startup
What was not tested
* Everything else
Shadow/ Lighting issues can be fixed by editing the Splintercell.ini file. Simply change the values to that of those found on the following page: http://forums.steampowered.com/forums/archive/index.php/t-1306810.html
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Linux Mint 19.0 Tara||Oct 18 2018||3.18||Yes||Yes||No||Silver||Jan Henning Klasen|
|Current||Debian GNU/Linux 8.x "Jessie" x86_64||Nov 26 2015||1.8-rc1||Yes||Yes||Bronze||Georg Mueller|
|Show||Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jul 29 2013||1.6||Yes||Yes||Silver||an anonymous user|
|Show||Linux Mint 13 "Maya"||Oct 20 2012||1.5.15||Yes||Yes||Gold||Carlos Rodriguez|
|Show||Debian GNU/Linux 6.x "Squeeze"||Feb 02 2011||1.3.12||Yes||Yes||Gold||Cùran|
For Windows and Linux systems who have newer video cards:
The shadow placements may be incorrect – Spot light beams may not appear, flash light beams may not appear, ceiling light beams may not appear.
To fix this do the following:
The textures from the PlayStation 3 port of Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell are higher definition and can be installed by overwriting the existing textures.
The HD textures are mostly faithful to the original textures.
The North American Collector's Edition of Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Chaos Theory included three bonus missions to the original Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell.
In Germany rondomedia released a Mission Pack with the files of those three bonus missions for Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell for the EMEA regions.
You can install it from the DVD the same way you would on a Windows installation:
When trying to install the Mission Pack (Bonus missions) on the Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell version that is included in Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Complete (or similar boxed versions) you may get the following error: "Could not retrieve version number! Installation will be aborted." To circumvent this you need to: