Overall, I am extremely satisfied by what this patch does for Zero Hour. A full list of the changes can be read at : All credits for the work go to. . I've copied my install folder for Zero Hour and Generals to my Ubuntu 15. I have tried disabling shaders, enabling virtual desktop, using a nocd patch, and manually creating the options file. Please configure the application to use double buffering 1 back buffer if possible.
From the folder, start the installer. Can someone please tell me if im doing something wrong or is the changelog outdated? I've also tried with the latest stable release of wine as well as the latest wine-staging. Next time you make a. As for a solution without a no-cd patch i don't believe there is one. I've used this method to help three people get 1.
Unless you navigate skillfully it's hard to avoid such things. No winetricks needed, runs out of the box. The error is not informative in the least. In the next era of military strategy and might, you'll need to command a more technologically advanced arsenal to defeat new, more powerful enemies. I suppose I could get the files from a friend, thanks though. Use this to test if the patch was installed properly.
Let me know if this works or doesn't for anyone else, or if you have other solutions. If you start with 3 points and the costs are different, you've succeeded. I had more generals points and some powers costing more but almost everything else wasn't like: Units still costing their old price, super weapon general power plant still has 5 power instead of 6. I can login to the online section, and then create a game with my friend, but when i start the game, only my load beam goes up, and for him its the same, only his game loads??? This patch will also make your copy incompatible with v1. Run this program as administrator Other notes: I did try all of the things noted in the Windows 8. Does anyone know how to fix this? I have done few more tests. This has a full list of changes from 1.
This site is a part of Wikia, Inc. So, if you can live with that solution, then that might be the only way until a Windows Update comes out that restores this copy protection method. For obvious reasons i didn't post a link to the no-cd patch. Neidhardt if you have any issue running it. It gets to the main menu and the background renders perfectly here. Succeeding patch None; final official version Patch 1. Note: Once you change a prefix to use a newer version of wine the change is permanent, even if you go back a version! I recommend reading through it even if you don't intend on installing the patch, as it offers some valuable insight as to how game mechanics work.
Hi, I had the same for a while. If it crashes without any error after loading splashscreen, create options. These changes range from nerfing Rockvee spam to restructuring the Generals Points system and giving the Stealth Fighter a solid role. It will ask you for the installation path, the language and the keys. Hello Commanders, It's recently come to my attention that a good handful of you haven't been introduced to the v1.
If you encounter problems, install d3dx9 winetricks d3dx9. Please configure the application to use double buffering 1 back buffer if possible. I installed the patch, but not all of the changes that were mentioned at GameReplays. When I start a new game campaign, challenge, or skirmish it crashes with a general error. You can activate the virtual desktop in winecfg though. Normally it is created after first run of the game.
Anyway, to fix it simply remove the installation folder and restart the setup. Could you provide the link to the no-cd patch you used? The following note is a script that automated the registration of the game. If you do what's above and still have issues it would be worth looking at the thread for Windows 8. If not, verify that you're up to date and that the patch is in the right folder. It also has the excellent feature of not requiring a reinstall of ZeroHour and allowing you to easily switch between 1. Some in-game shortcuts are bound to the key symbol while others are bound to the key code.
More importantly if you go back to an older version of wine it still wont work? I could use my windows install and Daemon Tools to extract the files, maybe, but my cd and virtual cd drivers are currently borked at the moment. And it plays very well. Microsoft has not yet come out with an official statement on the matter that I know of, so there is not an official way to fix this. It also fixes some issues I didn't even know existed, like the Mig reloading bugs and the supply drop zone exploit. Mandatory entries include the game path, the language and the key.