The core game installs without problems from the DVD, as does the patch to upgrade the game to version 1.4
What does not
When the game is executed, the user is asked to restart the computer, the second time a dialog is displayed:
StarFroce Copy Protection Fatal Error
Unhandled exception in the StarForce Copy Protection host application. Try restarting the application. If the problem persists, contact the product customer support.
Detailed error information:
when OK is clicked the dialog is displayed again. The only output printed in the console is:
err:module:LdrInitializeThunk "PROTECT.DLL" failed to initialize, aborting
err:module:LdrInitializeThunk Main exe initialization for L"C:\\Program Files\\DeepSilver\\X3 Reunion\\X3.EXE" failed, status c0000142
What was not tested
-The game itself.
-starting game without copy protection.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||openSUSE 10.3||Jul 10 2008||1.1.0||Yes||Yes||Gold||Pablo Bueti|
|Show||Ubuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 10 2008||0.9.52.||Yes||Yes||Gold||Joseph Williams|
|Current||Fedora Core 4||Mar 28 2006||0.9.10.||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|