Silent Hill 4: The Room

Retail DVD version

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
License: Retail
Votes: 5
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.9.10

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Test Results

Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results

What works

Installing game works gameplay works,movies work and gamepad works.

What does not



What was not tested

Original Silent Hill 4.exe.

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Note: When using explorer /desktop the game would default to 640x480 and if you go into options and try to change it the resolution would only down to 400x300. Tested On Slackware Current Multilib 03-26-2016. Resolution Tested 800x600 windowed. Nvidia GeForce 430 GT using nouveau driver 1.0.12. AMD X255 3.1gz CPU. 2 gig Cosair memory. On 64bit multilib system you will need to do the following to run the game. export WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine-sh4 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine-sh4 ~/Downloads/winetricks dsound directmusic then copy msdmo.dll, dsdmo.dll and msadp32.acm to ~/.wine-sh4/drive_c/windows/system32 cd ~/.wine-sh4/drive_c/windows/system32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine-sh4 wine regsvr32 dsdmo.dll WINEPREFIX=~/.wine-sh4 wine regsvr32 quartz.dll WINEPREFIX=~/.wine-sh4 wine /location of Silent Hill 4/Silent Hill 4.exe I beat this game with wine-1.9.10 from begining to end with a patched Silent Hill 4 exe.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentSlackware64 -currentMay 28 20161.9.10Yes Yes NoGoldLunknown 
ShowUbuntu 15.10 "Wily" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 26 20161.9.6Yes Yes NoGoldan anonymous user 
ShowMac OS X 10.5 "Leopard"Dec 18 20111.3.34Yes Yes NoPlatinuman anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint DebianOct 23 20111.3.31Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 28 20091.1.33Yes Yes NoBronzeDan Jenkins 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
49469 Silent Hill 4 resolution problem when in virtual desktop. UNCONFIRMED View

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