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Syberia

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Application Details:

Version: Steam
License: Retail
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Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.5.26

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What works

  • begining movie (visible)
  • very start of the game (playable) 

What does not

Nothing tested

Workarounds

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More then 10 min of game

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Additional Comments

I found a solution to black start scren (cut scene). I've used that post : http://www.gog.com/forum/syberia_series/syberia_1_in_window_mode/post3 to run Syberia in windowed mode. That is : add to this dir (change to your setup): /home/XXX/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Syberia a file player.ini with following content : 800 600 16 0 BaseCMO.cmo After that I got running first cut scene, however my game screen start to flicker. To overcome this I've used following content of player.ini: 1024 768 16 0 BaseCMO.cmo and I've used virtual desktop setting for wine 800 x 600

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
CurrentFedora 18 x86_64Jun 02 20131.5.26Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Dec 02 20121.5.18Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint DebianFeb 09 20131.4.1Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 06 20121.4.1Yes Yes Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 02 20111.3.22N/A No Garbagedr. Hannibal Lecter 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
21796 Syberia game can`t start normally NEW View

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black screen problem solution
by RoboSparrow on Wednesday July 23rd 2014, 7:36
This post saved me and the author is my personal hero of the week:
snarvaez.com.ar/libertad/index.php/2014/03/16/fix-playonlinux-syberia-initial-black-screen


1. Create a new file 'player.ini' into the app folder:
~/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/Steam/drive_c/Program\ Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Syberia/player.ini

2. Paste the following line into the file and save:

1024 768 16 0 BaseCMO.cmo

(If I am not mistaken then this sets x,y screen resolution and color depth, you can play around with the values)

3. Now restart Syberia
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