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Sid Meier's Railroads!

Version 1.x

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Application Details:

Version: 1.x
License: Retail
URL: http://www.sidmeiersrailroads....
Votes: 3
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 2.2

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What works

Local play.

To reduce crashes, had to run the 3gb patch http://smrsimple.com/2010/11/s...

Did not add any DLL overrides.

Running in windowed mode inside a virtual window.

What does not

Workarounds

What was not tested

I have not run it long enough to verify it won't crash.

Only tested in windowed mode.  Did not test in full screen mode.

Did not test online pay.

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

Ran this, inside wine, to patch the game. http://smrsimple.com/2010/11/simple-guide-to-the-3gb-enabler/

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
CurrentUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 14 20172.2Yes Yes Platinumdavid 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jul 14 20161.9.14Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint 17.3 "Rosa" x86_64Mar 02 20161.9.4Yes Yes Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowGentoo Linux x86_64Jun 02 20121.5.3Yes Yes PlatinumAndrew Aladjev 
ShowGentoo Linux x86_64Jun 02 20121.5.3Yes Yes GoldAndrew Aladjev 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

HOWTO
Installing/running doesn't work out of the box, but following the instructions from Godfrey Payans, which I copy-paste here for your convenience, I get the game installed and running.

- Make new directory.
- Set WINEPREFIX to new directory.
- Create $WINEPREFIX/drive_c and $WINEPREFIX/dosdevices.
- cd dosdevices
- ln -s ../drive_c c:
- ln -s /mnt/cdrom d:
- Run wineprefixcreate.
- Load CD image with cdemu, and mount it on /mnt/cdrom.
- wine d:\\setup.exe
- Copy cracked RailRoad.exe over original version.
- Copy d3dx9_28.dll from real Windows install to windows/system32.
- Copy msxml* from real Windows install to windows/system32.
- Run regsrv32 msxml3.dll
- Run winecfg to set
graphics to a 1024x768 virtual desktop
library override to native for msxml3.dll
map shell folders
- Run game, which went to hung screen and cheerful music.
- Edit Settings.ini file in My Documents/My Games/... to set
SkipOpeningMovies = 1
VBlankSynch = 0
- Run game.

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