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Starsiege

Retail 1CD version, or 2CD version with patch

Application Details:

Version: 1000-1004
License: Retail
URL: http://www.starsiegeplayers.co...
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.3.22

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What works

installing, playing, videos, sound

human and cybrid campaign 

also training mode

What does not

sound in the beginning, you have to try a bit in the ingame-options

 with .29 nothing works, see comment

Workarounds

What was not tested

completing campaign, multiplayer, playing with a joystick

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

IMPORTANT! I tested it with wine-git from the 9.09.2009. (around 12 o clock CET) it DIDNT work with .29 !!! oh, and i used cdemu für tricking the copy-protection. possible mount -o loop would do the same. i also copied the dinput.dll from the cd Admin note: rating changed to conform to rating definitions.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowSlackware 13.37Jun 24 20111.3.22Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowArch LinuxJun 17 20101.1.44Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
CurrentArch LinuxSep 11 20091.1.29Yes Yes Silverfetter_oml 
ShowFedora 9 x86_64Jun 16 20091.1.23Yes No GarbageMichael O'Brien 
ShowFedora Core 6 x86_64Apr 09 20080.9.54.N/A Yes SilverMichael O'Brien 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

HOWTO
­Starsiege ­HOWTO

Installation

Run 'setup/Setup.exe' on the disc (buddy disc in the two-disc version), being sure not to register or auto update.

Patching

If you are using the older two-disc version, you will have to apply the 1004 patch.

http://www.sierrahelp.com/Files/Patches/MetalTech/Starsiege(s1000to1004_usa).zip

Also, you'll probably want to apply the NOCD patch.

https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=aca2b7c7635ceba3&sc=documents&id=ACA2B7C7635CEBA3%21919#

The original master server is not available, but the community maintains one for those who still want to play online.

http://www.starsiege1.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=newmasterhere&action=display&thread=67

Issues

The installer is old, and may crash in more recent distributions. See http://wiki.winehq.org/PreloaderPageZeroProblem.

The game may often start minimized.

The default pause key is NUMLOCK, and if unchanged, the game will pause on any key press while NUMLOCK is active. Change this key binding, or toggle NUMLOCK.

With 3D acceleration enabled, texture overlays (like pavement on a section of terrain) will not render, and the game will start in windowed mode.

Pressing ALT+ENTER to toggle between fullscreen and windowed mode is not recognized. To change the screen mode, set "$pref::GWC::SIM_IS_FULLSCREEN" to "True" in '[installdir]/defaultPrefs.cs'.

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