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Warcraft III and The Frozen Throne

It works quite nicely, but be careful however of:
  • use opengl with the -opengl switch, otherwise it may be slow.
  • be sure to have wincfg use either oss only, or, if alsa is enabled, not disabling hardware support, otherwise, the game will freeze with a black screen after the first splash screen
  • rename the movies folder, otherwise the game will hang on a black screen when trying to play into movies
  • be on a separate X server with no window manager to be able to use the ALT key More details at: http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=3126 Wine AppDB
  • Set the Warcraft III.exe and Frozen Throne.exe Application setting in winecfg as " Windows 98 ", otherwise the game may crash on save, destroying the save game

Current bugs (Wine 1.1.2):
  • saving in the solo campaign may crash and delete the saved game randomly. Save often, do not overwrite last file!

-- ColasNahaboo - 2008-07-27

Topic revision: r9 - 18 Sep 2008, ColasNahaboo
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