[Wine] Re: All Steam Games Segfault

javagamer wineforum-user at winehq.org
Wed May 28 16:37:29 CDT 2008

vitamin wrote:
> javagamer wrote:
> > 
> > oiaohm wrote:
> > > javagamer I guess old wineprefix from prior versions of wine.
> > > 
> > > Please try a clean wineprefix.  If you don't understand what a wineprefix is man wine.
> > 
> > I think I understand what you mean, that I'm using an old .wine file.  I've tried removing my .wine file then reinstalling wine several times, I get this error either way.
> Your system is screwed up.
> Remove Wine completely. Make sure that there is NO Wine files anywhere! You can look for any wine* *dll* files and remove them.
> Make sure you graphics works - glxgears, glxinfo.
> Install Wine from repository. Make sure that 'winecfg', 'notepad' work.
> Install steam following howto on appdb.
> Install your game.

It seems most of my problems were fixed by a new nVidia graphics driver that was released this morning.  Steam seemed to work, games would download, but they claimed I had an old version of DirectX.  After cleansing wine and reinstalling suddenly everything worked.  Thanks to everyone for your help.

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