Patch for WineD3D to set Driver an Description

Henri Verbeet hverbeet at
Wed Nov 12 03:17:18 CST 2008

2008/11/7 Mirek Slugeň <thunder.m at>:
> Hi, Fallout 3 and maybe other games or D3D apps need such special settings,
> this patch should be ok, it is well tested.
> This patch is not hack!
> New wine registry settings:
> VideoDriver
> VideoDescription
> Patch is for current (07.11.2008) git.
> PS: For Fallout 3 those registry settings should be (or similar):
> "VideoDescription"="NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT"
> "VideoDriver"="nv4_disp.dll"
> Mirek Slugen
I think you should integrate this with the card detection in
IWineD3DImpl_FillGLCaps(), directx.c lines 1029-1330. Roderick might
be able to give some help wrt driver and description strings for
specific cards.

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