Category: Main Games Role Playing Games Planescape: Torment 2/4 CDs version (1.x)

Planescape: Torment

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Application Details:

Version: 2/4 CDs version (1.x)
License: Retail
Votes: 41
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 2.13

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What works


What does not

Starting the game.


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Additional Comments

When I attempt to start the game I get the basic outline of some empty dialog windows, with horribly deformed window decorations that don't respond to mouse input. Meanwhile, the command line spits out the following error over and over again like crazy: err:gdi:alloc_gdi_handle out of GDI object handles, expect a crash

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowopenSUSE Leap 42.2 x86_64Aug 09 20172.13Yes Yes SilverRyan 
ShowopenSUSE Leap 42.2 x86_64Jul 09 20171.8.6Yes Yes GoldRyan 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 13 20121.5.3Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Feb 01 20121.3.37Yes Yes PlatinumAdrian Alexe 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 7.x "Wheezy" x86_64Jan 11 20121.3.35Yes Yes Bronzemarvin 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
5535 Planescape:Torment doesn't work CLOSED FIXED View
23522 Planescape Torment crashes when resting. CLOSED INVALID View
28317 Baldur's Gate 2 Throne of Bhaal mouse jumps to previous position CLOSED ABANDONED View

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Area Transition Issue
by Ryan on Sunday August 13th 2017, 23:37
If the game stops updating the display after an area transition (responding to no input except an attempt to close, e.g. with Alt+F4), try the following registry script:


crash on startup fix
by spitfire on Monday August 27th 2012, 15:55
For me this is what fixed crash on startup issue:

1) Set win version to nt4.0
2) add registry value:
under HKCU/Software/Wine/AppDefaults/Torment.exe/Direct3D/

VideoMemorySize = 16
works with 1.3.34
by marvin on Thursday January 12th 2012, 16:53
Just tested it with 1.3.34 (and 1.3.27) and there is no random clicking.
So it's something changed in 1.3.35