[Wine]Quake II - a modal problem?

Holly Bostick motub at planet.nl
Tue Oct 19 12:14:19 CDT 2004

David F. Colwell wrote:
> I am running FC2 on a Dell 600SC, latest wine version.  FYI:Quake II 
> will run on machines with only 4 MB video cards and no OpenGL.  It runs 
> fine under Windoze.  Under Wine it runs the "launching demo" well but 
> then I have no keyboard or mouse control.  I must force the power off to 
> regain control.  On Windoze one would hit the escape key at this point 
> and a menu screen appears with Game, Options, Video etc.
> Any ideas as to the cause/solution? 
> _______________________________________________

Is there some reason that you want to run Quake 2 under Wine rather than 
using the native binaries readily available?

Presumably such problems are solved there (given that, afaik, the last 
time I ran Quake2 worked fine and used both OpenGL and SDL, iirc).


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