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UT99 for linux ???

Postby neuroboosteur » Sun May 25, 2008 10:15 pm

Hi all,

Did a topic dedicated to run UT99 on linux machines will be appreciated ?

How many of you have already tryed to run it ?

Which were the results ?

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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Vickei » Mon May 26, 2008 12:02 am

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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Myth » Mon May 26, 2008 8:34 am

I've managed to get UT working under WINE, using software renderer. That should work on any computer and any Linux.
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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Vickei » Mon May 26, 2008 4:12 pm

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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Lee_Stricklin » Tue May 27, 2008 4:44 am

Myth wrote:I've managed to get UT working under WINE, using software renderer. That should work on any computer and any Linux.


I managed to get UT running on Wine using the Direct3D 8 renderer, but I get GUI problems and UTDC crashes my game when I try to play online. Also I tried using a pre-installed UT from my Windows XP boot and I don't get any GUI problems, but I still can't take the game online. Anyone know how to correct these?
Use this link to get rid of the skating glitch server-side.

http://www.unrealtexture.com/UT/Website ... ckages.htm
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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Shakey_Jake33 » Mon Jun 09, 2008 3:51 am

Playing UT in Wine is actually better than playing the native Linux client, due to various sound compatibility problems with the Linux client and many newer cards, plus you get to use the newer renderers in Wine.

I play the game in Wine using the newest OpenGL renderer (makes more sense to use that than D3D8/9 since Linux uses OpenGL anyway) and the UnrealTexture high resolution textures, it's damn perfect.
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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Lee_Stricklin » Mon Jun 09, 2008 6:34 am

My (freshly installed) game crashes when I try to use OpenGL (in Linux!). Written for Windows or not Direct3D 8 works better. Did you tweak Wine in any way to get rid of the crashing and GUI problems?
Use this link to get rid of the skating glitch server-side.

http://www.unrealtexture.com/UT/Website ... ckages.htm
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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby {SBZ}_BaDaSS » Mon Jun 09, 2008 11:29 pm

I run multiple servers on a Centos box for many years, very stable and we run opengl.

unreal://206.222.14.138:7777

Try it!
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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Lee_Stricklin » Tue Jun 10, 2008 5:15 am

I try running client-side UT on Ubuntu using Wine and the freakin' thing doesn't work right. UTDC always crashes it online and my GUI doesn't work right (can't select stuff, can't change preferences, etc.).
Use this link to get rid of the skating glitch server-side.

http://www.unrealtexture.com/UT/Website ... ckages.htm
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Re: UT99 for linux ???

Postby Kociboss » Tue Jun 10, 2008 7:10 am

I 've heard that there are some problems with the Linux's seed to run UT.
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