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by peridot
Tue Jan 04, 2011 11:27 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Cloaking artifacts (wine)
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Re: Cloaking artifacts (wine)

Unfortunately switching wine versions has got wine into some kind of jammed state and now I can't run GSB at all on that machine... fortunately I have a new computer that will run it; it doesn't show this bug. Thanks for the suggestion, though.
by peridot
Thu Dec 30, 2010 7:59 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Cloaking artifacts (wine)
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Re: Cloaking artifacts (wine)

wine 1.0.1-0ubuntu14
video Intel 915GM, open-source driver, VideoRam 262144 kb
GSB version 1.54

(also I realize I'm not sure I have a copy of the original file for the cloaking module)
by peridot
Thu Dec 30, 2010 12:06 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Game dies on some network operations
Replies: 2
Views: 9802

Game dies on some network operations

I recently bought GSB and the campaign extension to run on my Linux machine through wine, and am really enjoying it. There is one fairly annoying bug, though, and I'd like to ask whether I could help track it down (say by posting crash dumps or testing proposed fixes). The game appears to crash - th...
by peridot
Wed Dec 29, 2010 11:47 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Cloaking artifacts (wine)
Replies: 5
Views: 975

Cloaking artifacts (wine)

When an on-screen ship cloaks, I see some nasty graphical artifacts. Now, I'm using wine, so I understand this isn't something the developer can put much work into. I'd just like to suggest a possible workaround. The artifact is that when a ship cloaks, the top-left corner of the screen is replaced ...
by peridot
Wed Dec 29, 2010 11:39 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Playing in Linux / Wine
Replies: 14
Views: 4929

Re: Playing in Linux / Wine

I'm running GSB on a stock wine from Ubuntu 10.10 (i386). It works, with three problems: * Cloaking ships produce nasty graphical artifacts. (Workaround: edit the module file so cloaking modules run out immediately.) * Sound dies from time to time. Don't know why, but this seems to be a Wine problem...

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