SimSig System files including user manual

Application Details:

Version: 2.103
License: Free to use
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.3.8

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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 the game Playing the game as single player - both paged and scrolly sims Joining multiplayer games Old sims like Swindon work even better than in Windows (Vista and 7). The error message when the program is closed (D3DRM.DLL is needed but not anymore in this version of Windows), does not appear in Wine.

What does not

Font, except when you install a registry file from the SimSig website. (When you don't, the timetables are readable but look like a mess) Hosting a multiplayer game seems to be working OK, but players can't connect. The messagebox (F10), popup messages and timetables may hide behind another window of the game. The user manual, but the version coming with the game is from 2005, some articles even older. The updated items can be read on the Wiki of


What was not tested

I've only tested Bristol, Didcot, Edinburgh, Kings Cross, Swindon and Trent sims.

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Admin note: rating changed to conform to the rating definitions.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentFedora 14Dec 03 20101.3.8Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 6.10 "Edgy" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 03 20070.9.33.Yes Yes NoBronzeCarlo de Wolf 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
10841 Restore display resolution when focus is lost or on exit RESOLVED NOTOURBUG View

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