This is the basic version of Empire Earth, without the AOC expansion.
There are 3 versions:
1.0, 1.04 and 2.0. These verions don't make any noticeable difference in Wine.
The 2.0 version is NOT Empire Earth II
Game Version 1.00.2020
-> Game installes from CD (mounted /dev/hdc /mnt --> cd /mnt --> wine setup.exe)
-> Game starts with the msvcft (native, builtin) option and the Direct Sound Edit
-> Menu apears.
What does not
-> Mouse is very slow.
-> In Game i got only 8 FPS (Win 98SE same PC 30 - 80 FPS)
-> If the courser of the mouse moves over menu entrys its getting very slow)
What was not tested
-> long playing
Bronze because not playabe but better then the last tests. It starts *happy*
|Distribution||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Rating||Submitter|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 04 2017||2.0||Yes||Yes||Bronze||Jacob Cameron|
|Show||Fedora 24 x86_64||Nov 05 2016||1.9.20||N/A||No||Garbage||Federico Guerra|
|Show||Linux Mint 16 "Petra" x86_64||May 13 2014||1.7.18||Yes||No||Garbage||Philipglo Joshua Opulencia|
|Show||Mac OS X 10.9 "Mavericks"||Mar 02 2014||1.7.5||Yes||Yes||Silver||Linus Unnebäck|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Jan 10 2013||1.5.21||Yes||Yes||Bronze||an anonymous user|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|10841||Restore display resolution when focus is lost or on exit||RESOLVED||NOTOURBUG||View|
|13351||Empire Earth v. 1.00: mouse is not responsive||NEW||View|
|17766||Empire Earth crashes on start without native directmusic||NEW||View|
|34166||Fullscreen flickering on Mac||RESOLVED||NOTOURBUG||View|
|34182||Empire Earth v2.0: mouse cursor only moves at high mouse movement||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|35882||Empire Earth 1.x display artifacts||NEW||View|
Running the game:
-Use the native msvcrt.dll
do this by setting the following Registry key to "0":
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SSSI\Empire Earth\Music Enabled
To allow EE to find the CD you should open winecfg and add a drive mapping, setting it to CDROM.
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