[Wine] Trying to run RIFT on OS X 10.6 and Having DirectX Issues

Charles Davis cdavis at mymail.mines.edu
Sun Mar 20 22:25:39 CDT 2011

On 3/20/11 9:19 PM, Alanbly wrote:
>> James: I highly recommend using a separate WinePrefix for your RIFT testing. 
>> That way you will not cause problems with other programs nor force the 
>> re-installation of them when your installation either fails or is corrupt. 
>> Also, it is HIGHLY recommended that programs be installed into Wine, not 
>> copied from an existing Windows installation. 
> RIFT is the only reason I installed Wine so I haven't got anything else installed. I have been using the real Windows installation as a reference but not copying anything. You have to have an account to download the patch material which was the only reason I mentioned it. You suggest Winetricks, what should I do once I have it installed?

 sudo port install winetricks


 winetricks d3dx9

Simple as that.


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