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Homefront

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The latest and probably final version of Homefront.

The testing was done on the version installed via Steam.

Application Details:

Version: 1.5.500001
License: Retail
URL: http://www.homefront-game.com/
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.5.22

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Test Results

Old test results
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Selected Test Results

What works

Everything works, both single player and multiplayer.

Only issues are that the frame rate is not high, the game can pause or jerk when loading graphics and on start you might need to Alt-Tab until the game is in the foreground.  But it is playable and enjoyable.  This doesn't not effect the ability to do well in multiplayer games.

What does not

Nothing.

Workarounds

What was not tested

Install.  Should work as well as 1.4.1 though, see Homefront > 1.5.500001.  If you have problems then install using wine 1.4.1 and then switch to 1.5.17 to play.

Hardware tested

Graphics:

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  • Driver:

Additional Comments

There is a bug affecting Steam in wine 1.5.17 (1.5.10 onwards) Steam text invisible with dwrite.dll enabled http://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=31374 This is worked around by running winecfg and then in Libraries setting dwrite to disabled.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
CurrentDebian GNU/Linux 7.x "Wheezy" x86_64Feb 03 20131.5.22N/A Yes PlatinumMaverick Player 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 6.x "Squeeze" x86_64Nov 18 20121.5.17N/A Yes PlatinumMaverick Player 
ShowArch LinuxJul 20 20121.5.9N/A Yes SilverJeff Cook 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 6.x "Squeeze" x86_64Jun 24 20121.5.7N/A Yes PlatinumMaverick Player 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 6.x "Squeeze" x86_64Jun 24 20121.4.1Yes Yes PlatinumMaverick Player 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
48624 Homefront has an issue with shadows in DX11 mode NEW View

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