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Category: Main Games 1st Person Shooter The Ship 2007.02.26

The Ship

Changes/Additions
  • Added some support for new languages (Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish), The Ship specific text will still be in English for these languages though.
  • Improved stability for Linux Dedicated Servers.
Bug fixes
  • Fixed problem with Server Browser when running with a language that is not supported.
  • Fixed bug with some chat messages not appearing correctly for Russian and Polish languages.
  • Localization fixes for French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian and Spanish languages.
  • Fixed possible crash bug when players try to pick up a wallet and purse at the same time.

Application Details:

Version: 2007.02.26
License: Retail
URL: http://www.theshiponline.com
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.5.0

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Test Results

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What works

  • Running it from Steam
  • Joining a local Windows LAN server
  • Arcade mode
  • Sound and music
  • Intro (Outerlight movie)
  • Alt+Tab
  • Change Resolution

It asks for an DirectX update on the first run, I clicked Yes/OK and it did whatever it had to do without complaining, and the started exactly like it does in Windows (only faster).

What does not

  • Nothing

The only difference between running it on Wine and on Windows is that it lacks some of the fancy graphics provided by DirectX

Workarounds

What was not tested

  • Joining a online server
  • Joining a "wine server"
  • Running The Ship standalone (DVD) without Steam
  • ATI Graphic card

Hardware tested

Graphics:

  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Starting The Ship, loading maps and quitting is noticeably faster than under Windows on the same computer.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowLinux Mint 11 "Katya"Mar 29 20121.5.0Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 11.10 "Oneiric" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 27 20111.3.34Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 06 20081.1.4Yes Yes GoldBrian V 
ShowFedora 9Jul 30 20081.1.2Yes Yes GoldJason Bogstie 
ShowFedora 9Jun 25 20081.0.0Yes Yes GoldJason Bogstie 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
12545 The Ship: Does not launch CLOSED FIXED View

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HowTo / Notes

HOWTO

In order to get this game to run you may need to do the following:

  • Add d3dx8.dll as a dll overide under the "Libraries" tab in winecfg.
This dll can be downloaded from a windows machine or located and downloaded online.  Check your ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32 for this dll, if you have d3dx8d.dll or a .dll with a similar name you can rename this dll to d3dx8.dll and it should work just the same.

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