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New Nvidia 349.12 Beta Driver Released
26 March 2015 at 4:44 pm UTC

Avehicle7887
mrdeathjrAt simple seek in wine, performance seems very similar with 346.47, however in assasins creed brotherhood single player appears gains around 5fps depending scene

Are you using CSMT in that Wine? It seems to run so well for a GT 630 and Intel G3220. I've seen some other videos from you, great work :-)

Thanks

No i using only wine vanilla, in my case still waiting CSMT too but when stay in mainline if all continues like as now as many chances to see in this year (CSMT are proposed for wine 1.8 release criteria)


New Nvidia 349.12 Beta Driver Released
26 March 2015 at 2:36 pm UTC Likes: 1

At simple seek in wine, performance seems very similar with 346.47, however in assasins creed brotherhood single player appears gains around 5fps depending scene

View video on youtube.com

Maybe more later add other tests


The Wine Development Release 1.7.39 Is Now Available
24 March 2015 at 3:00 pm UTC

stan
mrdeathjrStrange in my case overlay works since 1.7.38, nvidia drivers stay correctly installed (direct rendering stay enable???) something more in my case use xfce
“glxinfo|grep "direct rendering"” says "Yes", and I’m also using Xfce (with or without Compton: no change).

Are you playing in a fresh wine prefix with nothing installed or configured? I see on this guide that the person is installing some fonts, vcrun2005, physx and d3dx9. Also they are configuring the direct draw renderer, video memory size and offscreen rendering mode. (I haven’t tried all of this yet.)

Also something I need to do is launch steam with -no-dwrite or I’m not seeing any text.

PS: Steam overlay definitely not working, neither in Mirror’s Edge nor in Burnout Paradise.

Very strange, gamersonlinux guide are very detailed

In my case only install apps provided for steam (vrious as your said physx (regular and legacy for older games*), directxjun2010, vc redistributables (2005sp1,2008sp1,2010sp1), net framework 2.0sp2, net framework 3.5sp1 and net framework 4.0

*In special cases like as medal of honor airborne is needed install first physx 7 and after physx legacy and at least regular physx (some cases need some fix like as physx on infernal game)

Video memory size can be adjusted in wine regedit with your vga memory quantity (in my case 2048mb)

In steam no-dwrite must be works for most cases, this is more strange in your case, in my case some time ago put video about how to entry without see characters

View video on youtube.com

However if you install wine using ppa (i only install wine1.7:i386) them install something things like fonts-droid, fonts-liberation, binfmt-support, fonts-horai-umefont, fonts-unfonts-core, ttf-ms-corefonts-installer, fonts-wqy-microhei

The Wine Development Release 1.7.39 Is Now Available
23 March 2015 at 1:30 am UTC

throghThe GOG-version of "Indiana Jones and the Emperors Tomb" is not working with WINE 1.7.39. Especially not the version from PlayOnLinux from my testings. I just even have problems with the menu and much objects are not shown at all. Can't even start a new game. So I would not say the game is working well with 1.7.39!

In my case works (retail version), however i use only wine vanilla (1.7.39)

System Specs

Nvidia Drivers 346.47
Linux Mint 17 XFCE (No Desktop Compositor) Edition 64Bit - Kernel 3.18.0.31
CPU: INTEL Pentium G3220 (Haswell 22nm) 3.0Ghz (Dual-Core) Stock Clock
MEM: 8GB DDR3 1333 (2x4) Patriot value (128 bit dual channel: 21.3 gb/s)
GPU: Zotac Nvidia Geforce GT630 (GK208 28nm: 384 Shaders / 8 ROPS) Zone Edition Passive Cooling 2GB DDR3 1800Mhz 64Bit (14.4Gb/s)
BOARD: MSI H81M E33


The Wine Development Release 1.7.39 Is Now Available
22 March 2015 at 7:10 pm UTC

stan
mrdeathjrHi in my case works very good many places above 35fps to 45fps (sometimes 59fps)

I leave this examples using wine 1.7.39 (vanilla) with nvidia drivers 346.47
Eh, strange :-| … I have more powerful hardware (i5 / GTX 660), same nvidia driver. I tried a few things again but it’s still slow. And the Steam overlay does not work so I can’t see the exact FPS.

Strange in my case overlay works since 1.7.38, nvidia drivers stay correctly installed (direct rendering stay enable???) something more in my case use xfce (before using kde but have fps loss, around 20 to 30% depending game)

However this situation can happen still using same wine, distribution, drivers and desktop enviroment


The Wine Development Release 1.7.39 Is Now Available
22 March 2015 at 5:36 pm UTC

stanMirror’s Edge is still running at ~15 FPS even with Physx disabled and all settings on low.

In Burnout Paradise, the car drivers and motorcycle driver’s head are still missing + sometimes big artifacts in the junkyard (game still works great otherwise).

Both issues are also present in wine-staging 1.7.38.

Hi in my case works very good many places above 35fps to 45fps (sometimes 59fps)

I leave this examples using wine 1.7.39 (vanilla) with nvidia drivers 346.47

This using ffmpeg low latency high performance nvenc preset

View video on youtube.com

This using ffmpeg low latency high quality nvenc preset

View video on youtube.com

Respect burnout driver dont appear however is possible played

Tested with wine 1.7.37 (vanilla) + nvidia 346.47

View video on youtube.com

Maybe make other test when appears new nvidia drivers

Added 2 test more for dead rising 2 with trainer

View video on youtube.com

View video on youtube.com


The Wine Development Release 1.7.39 Is Now Available
21 March 2015 at 9:50 am UTC Likes: 3

In this wine version shift+tab key works in steam overlay

View video on youtube.com

Faces in Indiana Jones and Emperors Tomb works disable vertex shaders in direct3d register entry

View video on youtube.com


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