Antichamber Steam

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License Retail
Votes 1
Wine Version1.7.26
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Steam version released on 2013-01-31
Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results (selected in 'Test Results' table below)

What works
Everything, after doing some workarounds. The graphics performance is lagging a bit though. The sound also suffers a bit from this.

What does not
Prolonged game-play would eventually freeze the game. It would then crash nicely after a few minutes and return to the desktop. No save-data was lost however. The game will also fail to detect your resolution on a 1920x1080 display, resulting in a screwed up desktop. This can be fixed though (see bellow).

What was not tested
full play-through

Additional Comments

CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2600K CPU @ 3.40GHz
GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti
Driver: Proprietary nvidia-340.32-2

I installed directx9 via the latest (as of this date) winetricks-svn.

Even with the above, I had to install d3dx9_43 via winetricks again. Then I had to --force install xact_jun2010 to get the XAPOFX1_5.dll, which was not installed with directx9 (winetricks bug/fault). The game would then stop complaining about missing libraries.

Other winetricks scripts I ran: msxml3, dotnet35sp1, dotnet40, physx, steam

You can fix the resolution getting messed up if you are able to enter the game. Set it to 1920x1080 or whatever your maximum is. Then you need to minimize and do the same in your desktop environment and maximize again. From now on the game will start at the correct resolution and exit without issues.

This was also tested on wine 1.7.24 with CSMT patch enabled from this git repository:

This made the game deserve a Gold rating, but I cannot rate it at that level, since it is not in upstream. The D3D9 performance was multiplied several times and you could now play without any crashes.
Test Results
DistributionTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?RatingSubmitter
CurrentArch Linux x86_64Sep 12 20141.7.26 Yes Yes Bronze Patrik Nilsson 
ShowUbuntu 13.04 "Raring" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 29 20131.5.29 Yes Yes Gold an anonymous user 
ShowGentoo LinuxMar 22 20131.5.26 Yes No Garbage Peter Waller 
ShowLinux Mint 14 "Nadia" x86_64Feb 11 20131.5.23 Yes Yes Silver eosrei 
ShowLinux Mint 13 "Maya" x86_64Feb 04 20131.5.22 Yes No Garbage Sam Skipsey 

Known bugs
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