[bf1942] BF and wineX 3.1

Manni Eppe manni_eppe at yahoo.de
Thu Nov 13 14:37:51 EST 2003

I know, it is quite mad. First i want to do that because i want to do it. 
And second i hate it when a friend ICQs me and sais "Hey, lets go fraggin a 
bit" and i have to restart my PC everytime to start windoze.
So has anyone experiences with wineX an BF?
Greetz, Manni

At 13:26 13.11.2003 -0600, you wrote:
>Respectfully...really...WHY do you want to do this?  I can see doing it on 
>a lark but you are _never_ going to get the same performance under an 
>emulator as you will under the native platform, and modern games are very 
>resource intensive (bf1942 being the most intensive one so far that was 
>worth a damn).
>But spending time trying to get it right...madness!
>At 03:04 PM 11/13/2003 +0100, you wrote:
>>Hi all!
>>I'm new to this mailing list, is it only discussing server-stuff, or also
>>client probs?
>>Anyway, i hope this fits in here:
>>Has anyone BF running under wineX really good ?
>>I got it working, but quite poor...
>>The Sound is working, but not really nice, dunno how to explain, it just
>>sounds shabby.
>>Also if I select Options->Graphics in the BF Main-Screen i can only select
>>640x480 or 800x600 both in 32 or 16 bit.
>>Another thing which is not nice is that in the Game, whan I'm on the ground
>>there are several texturing-problems. The ground sometimes is black, etc...
>>When I`m in the Air and look down everything is nice.
>>Does someone know if i have to install the NVidia-Graphics-driver for windows
>>in winex?
>>Any suggestions from people who also (want to) play BF on a linux box?
>>Thx in advance, Manni
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