LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software > Linux - Games
User Name
Password
Linux - Games This forum is for all discussion relating to gaming in Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 03-06-2005, 04:11 PM   #1
BarnyardMonkey
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2005
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Wine with SecondLife - 32 Bit colordepth error


Well i've only been using Linux for a couple days,so bare with me here.

Trying to get the game "SecondLife" running by using Wine.
I managed to get it installed just fine,and almost got it to run.
But before going into the game it detects "i do not have 32 Bit ColorDepth" selected.

Far as i know,24 Bit is the highest in Linux?
which is pretty much 32 Bit in Windows?

Seems thats the only problem as of yet thats holding me back from trying to start the game.


Specs:

Mandrake 10.1
Nvidia GF4 TI4400 - Newest Drivers insalled.
Other Linux games run just fine (UT2004,QUAKE3,ET,ET-Fortress)
Newest Wine installed - default settings (Can't find Config file in newest Wine)
Dual Booting with Windows 2k Pro


Was hoping maybe someone else here maybe got SecondLife running on Linux (As i've seen others use it),or maybe know how to fix my problem.


Also, Is WineX possible to use for free?maybe that would help me out.
i know you have to pay for Cedega.


Thanks for any help.
Love Linux so far though.



Shawn.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Running wine - a bit confused on how to start it/run it silentwhispers Suse/Novell 3 11-17-2004 12:15 AM
KDE 3.2.3 KControl: missing colordepth option? markj99 Slackware - Installation 0 11-11-2004 11:57 PM
colordepth on fedora core 2 and nvidia nsX Linux - General 5 06-22-2004 09:59 AM
wine crashes on 16-bit program open/close StuP Linux - Software 0 06-06-2004 01:21 AM
Colordepth Question Bigun Linux - Newbie 3 06-01-2003 12:35 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:24 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration