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Sim Tower

Sim Tower is a high-rise simulator from the people who made Sim City.

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
License:
URL: http://www.maxis.com/
Votes: 2
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.9.19

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Test Results

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What works

Installation (must be terminated abnormally, but otherwise works)

Essential gameplay

What does not

­­As reported previously, sound must be disabled in order to run the game.

Attempting to save the game will result in a page fault and crash. :(

Workarounds

What was not tested

­Anything above two stars.

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Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

There are various minor UI and graphical glitches: stairs will shift up and down by a pixel, the various suites will sometimes be "rotated" (in the sense of the bit operation), nested dialog boxes must be closed in the same order in which they were opened, and so on.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowArch Linux x86_64Oct 02 20161.9.19Yes Yes Bronzegrayhatter 
ShowMac OS X 10.11 "El Capitan"Nov 17 20151.7.55Yes Yes PlatinumDavid 
ShowNixOsFeb 15 20151.6.2Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint 14 "Nadia"Mar 06 20131.5.24Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowLinux Mint 13 "Maya" x86_64Dec 08 20141.4.1N/A Yes Goldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
26893 SimTower draws some objects misaligned UNCONFIRMED View

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HowTo / Notes

WARNING: NO SOUND!

At present, do NOT attempt to play SimTower with sound support enabled.

It will crash or hang infinitely, depending on your Windows version setting. In either case, it's not playable.

Disable sound, either by editing SIMTOWER.INI or disabling your sound device in winecfg's audio tab.

This is true as of 1.1.13 and today's latest git (1-23-09).

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