Guild Wars wont start

I didnt find a thread here for this, so i'll post it here.It is so when i try to start the game Guild Wars a rong message comes up and tells me:Code: ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars wont work after RAM upgrade.

I'm running Ubuntu Maverick (10.10) and running Guild Wars through the latest Wine 1.3. Everything was working fine until I upgraded my RAM from 1 gig to 2 gig. Now I just get a black screen on login. I've tried changing the regedit, OffscreenRenderingMode = "backbuffer" but nothing is wor ...

Ubuntu Guild wars on hardy heron wont show login screen?

When i open up guild wars i get a windows with a load bar, it says "connecting to arena net" ETC. then once its finished loading the screen goes black, then gives me this screen: http://smg.photobucket.com/albums/v311/gagadude/?action=view&current=Screenshot-1.png (in case you cant tel ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars/WINE

According to WINEhq Guild Wars runs fine. It did on Windows for me. I just got Ubuntu today after a year break, downloaded Guild Wars client, installed WINE. When I run the program through WINE (internet connected) it seems to be at something like.. 1fps. It doesn't load the main menu, it just loads ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars on Hardy with S3 Unichrome Pro

I am trying to install Guild Wars on my brother's computer which has a fresh install of Hardy 8.04. The problem is that I read that the Open Chrome drivers don't have 3d support yet. I want him to be able to run Guild Wars and Compiz, so is there any way to get 3d support working on this?Info:VGA Co ...

Ubuntu Xpress 1150 + Guild Wars (Wine)

Just enjoying the greatness that is ubuntu on the Inspiron 1501 but having trouble with the radeon xpress 1150 card drivers particularly getting guild wars working properly so far after a day of research i actully got it to start but now i dunno why but it wont make hair and faces display properly, ...

Ubuntu guild wars

I have guild wars, I have an account but my disks our damaged. I know I can download the client, but do they have a linux client? Or is it only through wine? ...

Ubuntu guild wars

how well does guild wars work on linux (using wine)is it worth downloading and installing the client? ...

Ubuntu Looking for a serious guild wars linux petition site

all if you read the pc gaiming news it looks like Anet the folks behind guild wars and all its expansions.Are planning one last hurrah/expansion called Eye of the North that will tie up loose ends before moving on to Guild Wars 2.A game that will be set a few centuries in the future of the GW univer ...

Ubuntu Wine with Guild Wars Help

Ok, I have two questions.1: I have installed wine on my computer and I am trying to run Guild Wars. I used the method here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=283122 that is supposed to be able to run Guild Wars. I used the updatewine.sh method. When I try to run Guild Wars I get an error messa ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars, Cedega black screen at start?

Is there any comprehensive setup info' available on this problem?I've been about the web to various wiki's & forums, they have no info that will help me with this apparently common problem for both ATI & nVidia GPU's.I installed the CVS with no real problems. Installed the Guild Wars client ...

Ubuntu Graphic problem in wine Guild wars

ok I manged to install guild wars using wine but there is a problem. It wont open due to graphic cant find on my computer. My native games are like that too.something about Opengl or something like that. So here is my question I do I fix this for both type of games?:confused::confused::confused::con ...

How-To Install Guild Wars on Ubuntu 8.04

Installing Guild Wars on Ubuntu Linux 8.04 Hardy HeronIntroductionThis guide will show you how i installed Guild Wars on Ubuntu. Now im not going to sit here and explain all the boring stuff about it. Im just going to show you! The reason im doing this is because i noticed when people try to install ...

Ubuntu Problems With Guild Wars

Ok heres the problem. I have guild wars game of the year edition. I download the client from the guild wars website and it works fine. It works fine for a couple of days. Then when i want to open it a few days later it loads, all i hear is sound no picture, and its not at the task bar. Any ideas?]IM ...

Wine -> error with Guild Wars

Sorry my english is bad, and thank google traduction I have an AMD64 with Debian unstable, kernel 2.6.21-1.Before install of nvidia drivers, Guild Wars start but without driver, he lag...After the installation of drivers Guild Wars open on a litle square (32px) ...Screenshot:Guild wars is the grey s ...

Ubuntu Problem with Guild Wars frame-rate

I am a newbee to this forum site and to Ubuntu. I am having problems with Guild Wars frame-rate. I had consulted with Guild Wars techsupport and they refereed me to a different cite. Techsupport told me that is was a frame-rate problem and they don't support Ubuntu. I have even tried WineHQ for help ...

Guild Wars: Getting list of all skills from the wiki with javascript

I made the usual script that I thought I'd share with the rest of you.The script fetches several web pages, scans them for info, and storesthe data in a single text file.Instructions for how to run the script are at the top of the attached script.Currently the script fetches all skills from the game ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars Trilogy on my computer...

I have an HP Pavilion dv6000 that operates on Ubuntu 8.10.will i be able to run Guild Wars Trilogy on this computer? will i have to run it in wine? ...

Guild Wars with WINE on Suse 10.3 working

I've had alot of people that I know asking me for a while about Guild Wars on SuSe.I thought i would post this up since ive seen questions about GW here on this forum from time to time.So, here it is...First make sure your Vid drivers are up todate. Im running "Nvidia Driver Version 173.14.09 o ...

Ubuntu WINE Guild Wars

So I installed WINE. and continued to install Guild Wars using wine, installed it completely and successfully. Now i try to play the game through wine and it starts up and then nothing happens but the resolution just gets all screwed up like its gonna go full screen and play but it doesn't it just s ...

Guild Wars

Does anyone know how if it is possible to run Guild Wars with just wine?I do not want to have to pay for cedega. I am cheap I know. When I try to run it, it says that it cannot find the dat files, when I go to this directory it is empty even though I have installed it. Anyone have some idears? ...

Guild Wars

I am trying desperately to get Guild Wars working in openSuSe 10.2. I have installed Wine and can get the install to go. I read somewhere that I need to put the following into the properties of the desktop icon, -dx8 -noshaders -windowed >/dev/null 2>&1but that is not working. It sort of o ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars on WINE

After installing Linux and Compiz, and getting my drivers squared away, I tried installing some games. I successfully installed and ran doom3 and ut2004, with no problems at all. I recently tried installing Guild Wars, which I had laying around, with WINE. After the installation, when I try starting ...

Guild Wars 2 - Developers "Behind The Scenes" Interview

Thought the DaniWeb IT Discussion Community might be interested in this, I would like to share the following 35-minute video interview produced by GamerSpawn, a brand of DeltaShock.Guild Wars 2 - Developers "Behind The Scenes" InterviewHow is it to be a game developer? How does it feel to ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars graphic help

I have an ubuntu PC with 512 MB ram and an 3d graphic card that can normally support Guild Wars on windows xp. I installed the game with Wine an the game opens, I can see my character menu but the problem is none of the 3D graphic parts works, I just see a black screen.I even installed directX.Pleas ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars Help

Hi. I'm new to Ubuntu and I need help using Wine to install Guild Wars. There is a tutorial here "http://wiki.guildwars.com/wiki/Guild_Wars_on_Wine", but I can't figure out how to do it. So far, I've opened up the Ubuntu software center and installed wine (beta release). Could somebody exp ...

Ubuntu 10.04 and Guild Wars

Hey, Im new to Linux and was just wondering if Guild Wars works with Ubuntu 10.04. I downloaded it from the Ubuntu main site and downloaded all the updates for it. I recently put wine on it and compiz settings. (Desktop Cube and such). I was just going to wait before I install Guild Wars to make sur ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars... :\

I've recently installed Ubuntu Jaunty and i copied my Guild Wars folder over.I was wondering if anyone could tell me how i can play GW?I've downloaded wine but all the other forums tell me to download GwSetup.exe with Terminal.I've recently had to reformat my pc and i use to play GW on Ubuntu, but i ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars in 9.04?

I tried booting up Guild Wars on 9.04. The downloads and everything seemed to work, but when it goes to the login screen, all I see are black and teal boxes characteristic of abstract art.I'm using wine.How could I solve this? ...

Ubuntu Just installed 9.04 and Guild Wars won't run properly!

I just upgraded to ubuntu 9.04 from the earlier version. My main escape from boredom is Guild wars, of which will not run anymore. I type in... wine "C:\Program files\Guild Wars\gw.exe" -dx8 -noshadersNormally before 9.04 this would work perfectly. Sadly, after updating It runs the game bu ...

Ubuntu Graphic issues Guild Wars

I recently installed Guild Wars trough Wine and it's almost working perfectly. The main issue is that some graphic contents are not shown (faces, spells etc). Any ideas?(Using Ubuntu 8.10 Wine 1.1.7 ati driver) ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars showing up wierd!

First off, terribly sorry if this is the wrong section, I thought it would be appropriate.Okay I recently followed a tutorial on these forums to Install guild wars on ubuntu, It worked, installed and I could play, but with some massive errors. Below I will post some picturesThis was the first fail i ...

Ubuntu Guild wars closing

I have wine installed and Guild wars will open and run but as it is downloading all 5k+ files in-order to play, it'll just randomly close.Any fixes to this? ...

Ubuntu Errors while installing Guild Wars with Wine

Hello, I'm kind of inexperienced with Linux. I've only been using it for a couple of years (mostly in class). I just installed it on my new desktop and am trying to get Guild Wars working on it. Can anybody help me to troubleshoot these issues? The download screen pops up and starts downloading, but ...

Ubuntu Guild wars install help

i installed guild wars on ubuntu using wine and everything went fine so when i ran it the login screen was not visible and i cant see my curso anyone know what i can do ...

unable to find the problem ... my client wont connect

i am a beginner to socket programming. i tried the following code. it compiles , but my client wont connect to server at all... i do not know what the problem is... --------------------- Client ---------------------------------------------#include "stdafx.h"#include <winsock2.h>#incl ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars Issues (wine)

im pretty new to the whole ubuntu 9.10 i ran an older version of Ubuntu a few years ago but when i bought my new computer it came with vista so i ran that for the last few years then with all microsoft os i started having problems so i switched back to ubuntu however this is where my problem lies i ...

Ubuntu Xpress 1150 & Guild Wars (Wine) final problems

Finally got Guild Wars to work on my inspiron 1501 1 gig ram with ati xpress 1150 but have a a few problems like it doesn't do the hair and facial features as in the screen shot attached.Also on the next screen shot shows what happens to the screen when the game is played full screen sorry bad quali ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars & Wine & AGP

I cant seem to get Guild Wars to run at all. Install seemed to be fine, when I launch it I I get the error "Guild Wars has encountered an unrecoverable graphics driver error and must terminate". This is a Guild Wars message and not a Wine message.So I'll cover the basics. My system is a P4 ...

Ubuntu guild wars graphics drivers?????

for starters, i hate dells but its all I've got. I've installed GW (guild wars) with wine, that was a breeze. the problem is when i load the game it loads into a black screen. i can hear the music and my pointer changes when i go over something i cant see. i know it said something about 32bit driver ...

Ubuntu Help installing Guild Wars with wine

Everytime I try and install Guild Wars, It would show up just like on a windows PC, and it would download, but when it tries to install, I get this:"Unable To InstallThe installer could not write Guild Wars to the specified directory.Please check that you have administrative access, that you ha ...

Ubuntu logging in as root to install guild wars

I am trying to install guild wars and i am trying to install to c program files but it says it can't do that and to check I have sufficient rights. I try to log into root but it says i can't login to that from login screen. I try to install to desktop but says access denied. Any way i can install gu ...

Ubuntu Wine 9.34 and Guild Wars

For those who use Wine, version 9.34 supports Guild Wars correctly now.The how to can be found here :popcorn: (http://www.linuxlogin.com/games/guildwars.php) ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars & Wine

How do i install guild wars using WINE? ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars Wine Errors

Hey, whenever I try to start Guild Wars under Wine, the game tries to load but shoots out these errors and crashes:fixme:d3d:IWineD3DImpl_CheckDeviceMultiSampleType Quality levels unsupported at presentfixme:imm:ImmGetIMEFileNameA (0x4090409, 0x7baed2f0, 260): stubfixme:d3d:IWineD3DDeviceImpl_GetAva ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars and Lag

I have Guild Wars working in Wine except it's majorly laggy. I have an ATI Xpress 1100 which is found as a 200M that runs at 1500 fps using glxgears so I'm not sure why it's lagging so bad. I also have run it in XP and it runs perfectly so I don't know where I'm losing the speed. Something I think m ...

Ubuntu Catalyst 8.02 - Guild Wars problem

I have the Catalyst 8.02 (8.455.3 I believe) installed but Guild Wars will not work. My card is a X300 and direct rendering and such is working. The issue I have is Guild Wars worked with a previous ATI fglrx driver from the repos, but not the new driver.Here is what I get.err:ntdll:RtlpWaitForCriti ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars process sleeping

I finally managed to get Guild Wars to run decently and I go and mess it up. Not quite sure what caused this and how I need to undo this but while I had the program running in windowed mode I switched workspaces with ctrl+alt+directional key and Gw.exe disappeared from my taskbar. I rechecked the wo ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars and Wine 0.9.29 CVS

Recently I bought Guild Wars Nightfall and was wanting to play it on Ubuntu (in an attempt to further diminish my use of Windows), so I installed it on Windows, copied the files over to my Ubuntu partition and tried to run it through Wine. It worked pretty well with 8 FPS. I then upgraded to Edgy an ...

Ubuntu Guild Wars on Wine

I am trying to get Guild Wars to run on this laptop. I am running:Ubuntu 7.10 - the Gutsy GibbonandWine 0.9.53Guild wars is installed, but it won't connect to ArenaNet anymore. And when it did connect, the game worked fine except I had abou 5 frames per second or even less :(Please help, I am comple ...