[Wine] Direction that wine is going

Jim Hall volunteer.jim at gmail.com
Mon Feb 7 11:06:46 CST 2011

On Mon, Feb 7, 2011 at 10:17 AM, John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com> wrote:

> > kanaida, you said you were a programmer. If you are saying you want to
> get
> > involved in improving Wine, there is a thorn in the side of 3D game
> players
> > you can start with. Wine seems not to recognise the actual amount of
> video
> > ram available. Wine passes 256 MB to the game, but the card has 1 GB. My
> 3D
> > works but is crippled.
> >
> > As far as I'm concerned that is a brick.
> >
> Isn't there a registry key for that so that you can tell wine how much
> video ram to use?
> John

Yes, but it is for older shared RAM systems. Doesn't work with newer cards
and motherboards that don't need or use shared RAM. Tried it, no go.

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