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The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay

This is the version that does not recognise later versions of OpenGL, but there are inherent problems with installing the 1.1 patch (see testing).

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
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Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.6.2

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Test Results

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What works

Installer works without any problem, although the font used for copying the files over to the hard drive looks as if blurred.

What does not

Launching the actual game after installation returns a SecuROM error, "Please insert the original disc instead of a backup.  See www.securom.com/copy  for more details."  Running the game through ~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/Starbreeze Studios/Riddick EFBB/Riddick.exe opens up a new window with the following message: "Game has crashed.  Do you want to create a crashlog?"  Yes or No don't do anything special.

Gameplay.

Workarounds

What was not tested

Everything else.

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

I'm really looking forward to the day I can play this game but there's no hope to be felt until the Securom error gets ironed out, and believe me when I say it's a tough one. But then, a couple of releases ago even the installation would fail and that is now working fine as of Wine release 1.1.4.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 18 20151.6.2Yes No GarbageDmitry 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 5.x "Lenny" x86_64Dec 10 20081.1.10Yes Yes GoldŁukasz 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux Unstable "Sid" x86_64Oct 16 20081.1.6Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 4.x "Etch" x86_64Oct 06 20081.1.5Yes Yes SilverŁukasz 
CurrentDebian GNU/Linux Unstable "Sid" x86_64Sep 18 20081.1.4Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
7065 Get SecuROM copy-protection working CLOSED FIXED View
10524 The Chronicles of RiddicK check boxes not visible CLOSED FIXED View

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