Retail CD release
The game with all patches up to 1.5, campaign, scenarios.
Movies are playing OK. In-game resolution can be set to at least 1280x960.
What does not
In-game mouse cursor is invisible unless 'use software cursor option is set'
What was not tested
multiplayer, copy protection.
game freezes at startup with err:ntdll:RtlpWaitForCriticalSection section 0x7d332b00 "x11drv_main.c: X11DRV_CritSection" wait timed out in thread 0010, blocked by 000e, retrying (60 sec) for a couple of seconds, but then works ok. Also see notes to get it running.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Nov 09 2019||4.19-staging||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||ZenAnonX|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Nov 02 2011||1.3.31||Yes||Yes||Platinum||an anonymous user|
|Show||Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 30 2011||1.3.28||Yes||Yes||Bronze||Olof Englund|
|Show||Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 25 2011||1.3.12||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Stepho|
|Show||Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 08 2010||1.3.4||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|14025||Heroes of Might Magic V: camera does not move well||NEW||View|
|20190||HOMMV Map Editor pane shrinks on every refresh (Unhandled query type 4)||NEW||View|
|21564||Warning Forever / Dragon Age: Origins - ignores keyboard input after losing/regaining focus||NEW||View|
To allow camera change by holding down the right mouse button, edit input.cfg found in
If you can't find the patch you're looking for at one of the update sites, try the other one.
If the setup program asks for 'setup.exe', kill it, and then run 'killall -9 IKernel.exe'
If the game does not allow you to choose a resolution higher than 1024x768, run regedit and add the key HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wine\Direct3D, then add the string value VideoMemorySize and set it to the amount of video memory you have