[Wine] WOW won't start
research at science.su
Wed Nov 28 15:48:22 CST 2007
On Wednesday November 28 2007 18:32, Jim Hall wrote:
> On Nov 26, 2007 10:34 PM, L. Rahyen <research at science.su> wrote:
> > On Tuesday November 27 2007 04:10, Jim Hall wrote:
> > > Just installed WOW, Burning Crusade, patch. Won't go past the first
> > startup
> > > screen. Looked at AppDB, found bug 8774. Sounds like that could be (or
> > be
> > > related to) what I'm getting. Ran 'glxgears' and got the following:
> > > volunteer at bigkona:~$ glxgears
> > > Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".
> > > Error: couldn't get an RGB, Double-buffered visual
> > > volunteer at bigkona:~$
> > >
> > > Could someone explain what it means and if/how it may be related to
> > Wine?
> > No, it has nothing to do with WINE. This means you are missing GLX
> > extension
> > (it is necessary for OpenGL support).
> > > I'm wondering if I've missed installing a pkg I need, or if this is a
> > Wine
> > > config issue.
> > You need to (re)install your video driver.
> > Thank you for using WINE.
> Reinstalled driver, no change. However, the error msg seemed to point to
> X11, so I ran debconf to reconfigure X11, There's a GLX module - I made
> sure it was enabled. Bingo!
> Please note the card is:
> NVIDIA GeForce 6600/AGP/SSE/3DNOW!
> Running on Debian Etch on an AMD Athlon 1600 (actual 1400) w/ 1MB of RAM.
> After above reconfigure glxinfo gives:
> volunteer at bigkona:~$ glxinfo
> direct rendering: Yes
> OpenGL vendor string: NVIDIA Corporation
> OpenGL renderer string: GeForce 6600/AGP/SSE/3DNOW!
> OpenGL version string: 2.0.2 NVIDIA 87.76
> winecfg only gives the usual ALSA mixer fixme.
> volunteer at bigkona:~$ winecfg
> fixme:mixer:ALSA_MixerInit No master control found on MPU-401 UART,
> disabling mixer
> glxgears gives no errors.
> Did I forget anything? As an INVIDIA guru, does this look OK to you?
You have direct rendering enabled and NVIDIA' support for OpenGL 2. I think
that everything should work correctly for you.
Thank you for using WINE.
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