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StarCraft

The StarCraft demo includes one multiplayer map called byways (1 vs 1, terran only) and few single player campaigns.

Application Details:

Version: Demo
License: Shareware
URL: http://blizzard.com/games/sc/
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 4.8-staging

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Free Download Demo

Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

  • Installing and Uninstalling
  • Sound, music and speech
  • Playing all single player missions




What does not

  • Battle.net (says connection to slow or unable to receive UDP packets)

Workarounds

What was not tested

  • Direct Cable Connection
  • Modem
  • Local Area Network (IPX)

Hardware tested

Graphics:

  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Silver as it didn't work in multiplayer. Singleplayer works fine though.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowFedora 30 x86_64May 23 20194.8-stagingYes Yes NoPlatinumArtur Szymczak 
ShowSlackware 14.1 32 bit versionAug 30 20151.7.50Yes Yes SilverMaik Wagner 
ShowSlackware 14.1 32 bit versionMay 02 20151.7.42Yes Yes SilverMaik Wagner 
ShowSlackware 14.1 32 bit versionApr 26 20151.7.41Yes Yes SilverMaik Wagner 
ShowSlackware 14.1 32 bit versionApr 10 20151.7.40Yes Yes SilverMaik Wagner 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
421 Implement a DIB engine CLOSED FIXED View
717 StarCraft Icons not created by wineshelllink CLOSED FIXED View
1226 winsock:NtStatusToWSAError Status code c0000024 CLOSED FIXED View
1631 Sound underruns occur in directsound CLOSED FIXED View
2467 starcraft doesn't display battle.net menus correctly NEW View
3312 Fullscreen mode doesn't work correctly with Window Managers CLOSED FIXED View
3551 Blizzard installers fail on FreeBSD CLOSED DUPLICATE View
4747 Steam always runs on top of other windows CLOSED FIXED View
5253 Starcraft/Diablo/Battle.net crashes from font metrics problem CLOSED FIXED View
5526 RedAlert 2 runs very slowly after upgrade from 0.9.15 to 0.9.16 CLOSED FIXED View
5846 Command and Conquer Generals (Zero Hour) doesn't lock the mouse to its window in virtual desktop mode CLOSED INVALID View
5955 DirectDrawCreate crash on non-OpenGL desktop CLOSED FIXED View

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HowTo / Notes

Download link
http://www.fileaholic.com/cgi-sql/file-download.sql/14804
Fix hang/slow-down on unit selection
If you happen to suffer from major slow-downs when some particular type of unit is selected (e.g. an overlord), download cnc-ddraw, place it in the game folder and set a DLL override on it.

Run the game once and it will generate ddraw.ini in the game folder. You can edit this configuration file to your preference. Example:

  ; restore mouse 
  mhack=false 
  ; smooth a graphics 
  filter=linear 
  renderer=opengl 
  ; run in fullscreen 
  windowed=false
Some Wine versions (e.g. 1.7.46 -- 1.7.47) hang completely with their native ddraw. CNC-ddraw will fix this issue as well.

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