Need for Speed - Porsche Unleashed

Final version.

Application Details:

Version: 3.5
Votes: 6
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 8.1

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Test Results

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DirectX rendering

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Additional Comments

To run: 1. Install the game 2. go to game directory and remove or rename gimme.dll 3. set in winecfg a virtual desktop to prevent your monitor from going blank at game start [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Electronic Arts\Need For Speed - Porsche Unleashed] "Thrash Driver"="dx" "D3D Device"=0 "Triple Buffer"=0 "Hardware Acceleration"=1 "Thrash Resolution"="640x480" [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Electronic Arts\Need For Speed - Porsche 2000] "Group"="dx" "Thrash Driver"="dx" "D3D Device"=0 "Triple Buffer"=0 "Hardware Acceleration"=1 "Thrash Resolution"="640x480" this test report is specifically to give the option to play the game at full resolution and highest graphics settings: this was tested and it works at 1920x1080x32 no need for glide wrapping no more 640x480 resolution limitation no more 16-bit rendering limit

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowManjaro Linux 22Feb 26 20238.1Yes Yes NoPlatinumMartin Dolezych 
ShowFedora 30Mar 13 20205.3Yes Yes NoPlatinumYura 
ShowopenSUSE Leap 42.2 x86_64Oct 22 20172.17Yes Yes NoSilverRoland Bach 
CurrentSlackware 14.1 64-bit multilibMay 12 20172.7N/A Yes NoGoldManoa 
ShowMac OS X 10.9 "Mavericks"Jun 15 20151.7.44Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
5552 Need for Speed Porsche 2000 doesn't see DX as installed CLOSED FIXED View
8796 Need for Speed Porsche 2000 / Unleashed crashes with unhandled page fault CLOSED FIXED View
9127 Multiple applications require system stream support in the MPEG-I splitter (Drome Racers, Ninki Seiyuu no Tsukukurikata) CLOSED FIXED View
20119 Need for Speed Porsche 2000 / Unleashed: Text displayed incorrectly CLOSED FIXED View
25047 NFS Porsche: Some car paints aren't rendered properly CLOSED FIXED View
25058 NFS Porsche: Crash at location setup CLOSED FIXED View
25065 NFS Porsche: Video track isn't played in intro CLOSED FIXED View
25066 NFS Porsche: The game crashes on creation of pic16.fsh file CLOSED FIXED View
25067 NFS Porsche: Background slides are flickering in main menu CLOSED FIXED View
25144 NFS Porsche and High Stakes crash at beginning CLOSED FIXED View
28105 NFS Porsche: Crash after changing graphics options CLOSED FIXED View
29774 Texture filtering doesn't work in nGlide CLOSED FIXED View

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