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Old 07-17-2007, 09:19 PM   #1
3p1ph4ny
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Diablo II, Direct Rendering, nvidia binary driver


Hi folks. I've got a problem with getting Diablo II to work with direct rendering.

Some information:

Code:
tycho@mittens:~$ glxinfo | grep direct
direct rendering: Yes

tycho@mittens:~$ wine --version
wine-0.9.36

tycho@mittens:~$ cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf
# nvidia-settings: X configuration file generated by nvidia-settings
# nvidia-settings:  version 1.0  (buildmeister@builder26)  Mon Feb 26 23:38:28 PST 2007

Section "ServerLayout"
    Identifier     "Layout0"
    Screen      0  "Screen0" 0 0
    InputDevice    "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
    InputDevice    "Mouse0" "CorePointer"
EndSection

Section "Files"
    RgbPath         "/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/rgb"
EndSection

Section "Module"
    Load           "dbe"
    Load           "extmod"
    Load           "type1"
    Load           "freetype"
    Load           "glx"
EndSection

Section "ServerFlags"
    Option         "Xinerama" "0"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
    # generated from default
    Identifier     "Mouse0"
    Driver         "mouse"
    Option         "Protocol" "auto"
    Option         "Device" "/dev/psaux"
    Option         "Emulate3Buttons" "no"
    Option         "ZAxisMapping" "4 5"
EndSection

Section "InputDevice"
    # generated from default
    Identifier     "Keyboard0"
    Driver         "kbd"
EndSection

Section "Monitor"
    # HorizSync source: edid, VertRefresh source: edid
    Identifier     "Monitor0"
    VendorName     "Unknown"
    ModelName      "Samsung SyncMaster"
    HorizSync       30.0 - 85.0
    VertRefresh     50.0 - 160.0
    Option         "DPMS"
EndSection

Section "Device"
    Identifier     "Videocard0"
    Driver         "nvidia"
    VendorName     "NVIDIA Corporation"
    BoardName      "GeForce 6800 GT"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
    Identifier     "Screen0"
    Device         "Videocard0"
    Monitor        "Monitor0"
    DefaultDepth    24
    Option         "TwinView" "1"
    Option         "metamodes" "CRT: 1600x1200 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 1400x1050 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 1280x1024 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 1280x960 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 1152x864 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 1024x768 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 832x624 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 800x600 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 720x400 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0; CRT: 640x480 +1600+0, DFP: nvidia-auto-select +0+0"
    Option         "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "True"
    SubSection     "Display"
        Depth       24
        Modes      "1600x1200" "1280x1024" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
    EndSubSection
    SubSection     "Display"
        Depth      16
        Modes      "1600x1200" "1280x1024" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
    EndSubSection
    SubSection     "Display"
        Depth      8
        Modes      "1600x1200" "1280x1024" "1024x768" "800x600" "640x480"
    EndSubSection
EndSection

tycho@mittens:~$ xrandr
 SZ:    Pixels          Physical       Refresh
*0   3200 x 1200   (1083mm x 406mm )  *50
 1   3000 x 1200   (1016mm x 406mm )   51
 2   2880 x 1200   ( 975mm x 406mm )   52   53
 3   2752 x 1200   ( 932mm x 406mm )   54
 4   2624 x 1200   ( 888mm x 406mm )   55
 5   2432 x 1200   ( 823mm x 406mm )   56
 6   2400 x 1200   ( 812mm x 406mm )   57
 7   2320 x 1200   ( 785mm x 406mm )   58
 8   2240 x 1200   ( 758mm x 406mm )   59
Current rotation - normal
Current reflection - none
Rotations possible - normal
Reflections possible - none
For those of you who are aware, Diablo II has a d2vidtest.exe, which is supposed to detect video modes. For whatever reason, it says that it couldn't find any video modes.

A possible solution to this problem is listed here:

http://appdb.winehq.org/commentview....ThreadId=10705

However I'm running a twinview setup, so I'm not sure how that fits into the picture. Any hints?

TIA!
 
Old 07-20-2007, 08:38 PM   #2
lbc435
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yea im having problems with it too...i installed it usuing crossover, and now when i put the play disc in, it tells me it needs to be installed all over again. even tho the first time i made a desktop shortcut, when i click on it, the program does not load. what do i do?? also, im a nub at linux...

ps im usuing xandros
 
  


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