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Grim Fandango

Help Manny Calavera uncover the conspiracy that is robbing souls from their rightful destiny in the Land Of The Dead.

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
License:
URL: http://www.lucasarts.com/produ...
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.31

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Test Results

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What works

Game play, cutscenes, all fine.

What does not

Frequent intermittent crashing.  GFupd101.exe patch will not work (?) - although I have managed to get past the fork-lift in the elevator bit.  Perhaps one of the times when the patch gave no output and hung forever, it actually worked!

Workarounds

What was not tested

Installer.

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

A good tip for this is to use Wine's 'emulate virtual desktop' feature, and then you don't have to run X at 16 bit colour depth to get it working.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 27 20091.1.31Yes Yes GoldBrian Cesar 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 02 20091.1.18Yes Yes BronzeOtso Helenius 
ShowUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 25 20091.1.13Yes Yes Silverjamie 
ShowUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 26 20081.0.0Yes Yes GoldTomasz Szatkowski 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 31 20070.9.51.Yes Yes Bronzean anonymous user 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

Note
See also Grim Fandango Launcher utility.
updating to 1.01

Note that the version 1.01 patch, Gfupd101.exe, must be run in the following way:

$ wine start /unix Gfupd101.exe

This is due to the patches reliance on windows explorer adding double quotes when passing command line string in ARGV. Wine's start.exe implements this quirk with the /unix switch.

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