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  • #31
    Originally posted by ObiWan View Post
    Did you set the OffscreenRenderingMode to backbuffer in the registry?
    Oblivion doesn't work with the standard fbo mode
    It shouldn't reset the computer either. I mean, what kind of craptastic driver makes the computer reboot by trying to run a game?

    Anyway, maybe tomorrow I'll try with the usual registry tricks.

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    • #32
      Originally posted by Fran View Post
      I said I would forget about fglrx, but since this time it seems to support recent kernels and I've heard that Oblivion will be playable in wine with this version, I'm giving it a try. It seems to work ok with 2.6.31-rc6 (after re-exporting find_task_by_vpid). The performance is also good, but compositing is broken, as always (maximizing a window takes forever). And xv is also broken, as always (fucking washed colors).

      I'll try to play Oblivion. (edit) Nope, it doesn't work. In fact it RESETS MY COMPUTER after the game menu (it doesn't hang it, it resets it). Oh well. Back to the OS drivers.
      Oblivion works! in the past i put some screenshots up with the 9-7 catalyst 9-8 work better faster and some grafic bugs fixed...

      if you want i can test this again with the release 9-8 driver (not my faforid betas) and i can also make some screenshots. if you want with open amdcccl and version number and so on..

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      • #33
        Originally posted by ObiWan View Post
        Did you set the OffscreenRenderingMode to backbuffer in the registry?
        Oblivion doesn't work with the standard fbo mode
        in my point of view and in the past i always use FBO !

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        • #34
          Originally posted by Fran View Post
          It shouldn't reset the computer either. I mean, what kind of craptastic driver makes the computer reboot by trying to run a game?

          Anyway, maybe tomorrow I'll try with the usual registry tricks.


          Oblivion works! witout any trick!

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          • #35
            Grats. You've just got a game released in 2006 to work 3 and a half years later :P

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            • #36
              Originally posted by RealNC View Post
              Grats. You've just got a game released in 2006 to work 3 and a half years later :P
              Think of it this way: if you play games three years late, you get to buy them at a marginal cost compared to buying them new. :3

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              • #37
                Good point :P

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                • #38
                  Originally posted by RealNC View Post
                  Grats. You've just got a game released in 2006 to work 3 and a half years later :P
                  thats right.. but! i can't do nothing abaut that fakt.

                  if openGL3.2 will come in the driver the situation will be better.

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                  • #39
                    Originally posted by Qaridarium View Post


                    Oblivion works! witout any trick!
                    So you didn't do anything? Nothing in the registry, nothing regarding directx dlls? I have a 3850, what's your card?

                    The first time I ran the game the menu worked ok and the intro (something that I had never managed to see) was perfect, but the character selection was incredibly slow, and the background was all grey. I decided to quit the game, and suddenly I got a lot of corruption, the screen went into power saving mode, and... the computer restarted. After that, not even the menu worked ok (flickering).

                    BTW, it may be a 3 year old game, but it's fantastic :P
                    Last edited by Fran; 08-18-2009, 04:38 AM.

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                    • #40
                      Originally posted by nanonyme View Post
                      Think of it this way: if you play games three years late, you get to buy them at a marginal cost compared to buying them new. :3
                      Reminds me of this xkcd webcomic:
                      http://xkcd.com/606/

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                      • #41
                        Originally posted by Fran View Post
                        So you didn't do anything? Nothing in the registry, nothing regarding directx dlls? I have a 3850, what's your card?

                        The first time I ran the game the menu worked ok and the intro (something that I had never managed to see) was perfect, but the character selection was incredibly slow, and the background was all grey. I decided to quit the game, and suddenly I got a lot of corruption, the screen went into power saving mode, and... the computer restarted. After that, not even the menu worked ok (flickering).

                        BTW, it may be a 3 year old game, but it's fantastic :P
                        my cart is an 4670 but sorry my system is a bit old installed i can not be sure abaut realy do nothing in wine.

                        witch wine do you use? don't use 1.01!

                        wine needs version 1.1.27 für ATI support !!!!!!!!!

                        older versions do not have an good rederpfadh für fglrx.

                        start winecfg and check the version.

                        check the wineqh and wineappdb for oblivion becourse of the .dlls you need.

                        http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManage...rsion&iId=7870

                        http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManage...rsion&iId=7506

                        http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManage...rsion&iId=5777

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                        • #42
                          Denglish is everytime funny ^^.

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                          • #43
                            Originally posted by Qaridarium View Post
                            check the wineqh and wineappdb for oblivion
                            Ok, so you MAY have used some tricks to make it work. That makes more sense.

                            Anyway, I tried with the fbo thingy in the registry, with the dx9 dll included in the game, and nothing. Still a lot of corruption, random segfaults, very low performance, etc.

                            Meh, as I said, back to the open drivers.

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                            • #44
                              Originally posted by Fran View Post
                              Ok, so you MAY have used some tricks to make it work. That makes more sense.

                              Anyway, I tried with the fbo thingy in the registry, with the dx9 dll included in the game, and nothing. Still a lot of corruption, random segfaults, very low performance, etc.

                              Meh, as I said, back to the open drivers.
                              in my point of view the leaket driver 8.650 was a 9.9 alpfa..

                              the 9-8 hase some broken openGL extansions effektet in wine.

                              the 9.9beta is faster and has less grafic errors becourse of the fixed openGL exstansion.

                              on 9.8 oblivion works but 9.9 works much better.


                              FBO works for me in the 9.9 and 9.8 but yes you need some dx9 dll files

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                              • #45
                                Qaridarium, please please use this xD

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