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Darwinia

If Steam is not installed please use the following guide

Steam:HowTo

When Steam is installed go to My Games, right click on darwinia and click install. Then say okay to any following windows.

Once Darwinia is downloaded open Wine File (in Fedora it is applications>system tools>Wine File) and browse to C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\YOURUSERNAME\darwinia where YOURUSERNAME is your steam username.

Open preferences.txt and find the line that says

SoundLibrary = anyvalue where anyvalue can be anything (it should be DSP)

simply change the line to say

SoundLibrary = null

then save preferences.txt and darwinia will run fine.

Application Details:

Version: (Steam) all Versions
License: Retail
URL: http://www.darwinia.co.uk/abou...
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.18

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What works

Installation.

All the graphics render fine.

Sounds great, even with sound in preferences.txt set to 'null'!

What does not

Nothing.

Workarounds

What was not tested

Online play (does this game even have it?)

Hardware tested

Graphics:

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Additional Comments

Installed fine through Steam. In order to run I had it I had to use the other guys intructions Looks great but plays slow. (Probably because I'm running it on an only Thinkpad R40, and it was slow in XP anyway.)

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
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RatingSubmitter
ShowArch Linux x86_64May 11 20141.7.18Yes Yes GoldFelix Yan 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 08 20101.2-rc6Yes Yes SilverBen 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 30 20091.1.35Yes Yes BronzeMartin Stjernholm 
ShowopenSUSE 10.3Jun 04 20081.0-rc3Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint 4.0 "Daryna"Jan 01 20080.9.52.Yes Yes BronzeAndy 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

Broken fonts.

In wine 0.9.42-0.9.45 (and probably some earlier versions) fonts are broken.

There is no text in game or menus.

There are also glitches with the mouse pointer.

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