Total Annihilation

Contains 3 Arm missions from retail game. Does not contain multiplayer, Core compaign, Intro and Save/Load Game.

Application Details:

Version: Demo
License: Demo
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.3.11

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What works

-installation -Complited the Demo (5-10mins of gameplay) -sound, menu,options,and just about everyting.

What does not

-installer gives error when selection it to show readme file readme file is shown anyway. -weird keyboard issue with the ~ key used for setting unit status bar on/off it bug Wine different way than Windows(happens also retail version 3.1) this issue is so small it's impossible to note it without compating behaviour to Windows. -in WineOSS bug 8724 happens and for some reason even if ALSA is the default OSS is still used unless manual override. -When starting campaing game on narration in the top right corner where it say "Wind Speed" and Gravity color blinks from gray to black... this did not happen in Windows or in retail version.


What was not tested

-did not press link to go -someting very small impossible to note without actually playing the Demo in Windows.

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Additional Comments

Only has minor issues as far as I know.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowArch LinuxJan 14 20111.3.11Yes Yes PlatinumBenjamin Debski 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 09 20091.1.27Yes Yes BronzeHugh Perkins 
ShowGoboLinux 014Oct 19 20081.1.6Yes Yes PlatinumNathan Bennett 
CurrentGentoo LinuxDec 02 20070.9.50.Yes Yes Platinumkillertux 
ShowUbuntu 6.10 "Edgy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 16 20070.9.29.Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes


Please see how-to for version "Total Annihilation + Core Contingency + Battle Tactics + 3.1 patch" at  , just ignore anything to do with multiplayer, core contingency installation and so on, and installation will be from the demo .exe , rather than from a cd.

Demo specific notes:

- I feel that the demo probably won't run playably unless you can set your screen resolution to 640x480.

      - Note that the full TA retail version, with the 3.1c patch installed, is I feel fully playable, doesn't have the mouse scrolling issue that the demo has.

      - essentially, unless you can set your screen resolution to 640x480, the demo will probably crash on startup, unless you use a virtual desktop.  If you create a virtual desktop, you may find that scrolling with the mouse is unworkably difficult, because you have to position the mouse pointer exactly over the edge of the window.