gaming

  1. C

    Heads up anyone playing WoW under FreeBSD

    Just a quick note for those having trouble starting WoW, admins, move this where you see fit, but we don't really have a "games" forum. The latest patch from Blizzard changes permissions on the ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ Files/World\ of\ Warcraft/ folder when you try to run Launcher.exe. There...
  2. roddierod

    FreeBSD Xbox

    I have an old xbox sitting around doing nothing and I thought maybe I should try FreeBSD Xbox. I was wondering if anyone has experience with it? I tried the FreeBSD Xbox Project page but it never loads for me. I assume once you install FreeBSD you can no longer run xbox games, which is fine...
  3. X

    SuperTuxKart

    New: SuperTuxKart 0.6.2 has been ported to FreeBSD SuperTuxKart is a Free 3d kart racing game; we want to make the game fun more than we want to make it realistic. You can play with up to 4 friends on one PC, racing against each other or just try to beat the computer. (a network multiplayer...
  4. kano

    World of Warcraft on FreeBSD

    (Not really a question, but just an observation. :)) I recently migrated my main workstation, a Dell XPS M1530 laptop, from ArchLinux64 to i386 FreeBSD 8-CURRENT. I wanted to go for amd64 FreeBSD, but it seems that the nVidia driver is still in development and the i386 driver doesn't work...
  5. tangram

    HOWTO: Install and setup Wolfenstein Enemy Territory

    Update 26/03/2012: Step 3 is no longer required as the port as a specific dependency on linux-f10-xorg-libs. Update 25/05/2012: Ever since EvenBalance stopped supporting Enemy Territory step 5 should be ignored. Please refer to HowTo: Get etkey and Punbuster files on Enemy Territory...
  6. D

    WOW server with Mangos

    i know that freebsd users arent mostly game players but help with some basics please :) need to: 1-install mysql cd /usr/ports/databases/mysql50-server make install clean 2-create databases + connect with program i dont know how???but i think we need this: create database mangos; create...
  7. N

    Linux World of Goo: no sound : (

    Hi, I have gotton World of Goo working under freebsd 7.1 working recently using linux_base-fc6. I can't for the life of me get sound working though. when I select the dsp driver(oss) in the config and run the game, everything works, but the debug info simply tells me that the oss...
  8. ericbsd

    how to game on freebsd

    i install cube yesterday the game work but lag and after that i install nvidia drivers and configure Xorg for support nvida. i restart and can't play the game the game dont start i install sauerbraten dont dont start to. how freebsd is lame about gaming. linux is bether for that. excuse but is...
  9. snes-addict

    linux-doom3: vertex array problem

    Alright, so I finally bought Doom 3 the other day, quickly installed the games/linux-doom3 port, and copied over the necessary .pk4 files. The only problem is, Doom3 fails to fully start up. I've read reports of this elsewhere on the Internet, yet I've found no viable solutions. Below, I have...
  10. N

    Zsnes usb joypad problems

    Hello, I am trying to use a usb joypad device with zsnes version 1.51 obtained via pkg_add but I get an error message saying "ZSNES could not find any joysticks" upon exiting the program. I read on the mailing list that usb joypads only work with certain programs and that the code for joypad...
  11. D

    Wine + World of Warcraft

    Hi, I just recently installed FreeBSD 7.1-STABLE and am in the process of getting world of warcraft working. When I run "wine InstallWoW.exe" I receive an error that says "Failed to read information from the internet, please close all applications and try again". Has anyone here seen that...
  12. C

    I'm a happy man now - LFS game

    I love you BSD, you rock my world :') I'm running i386 7.0-Release, wine 1.1.8,1_1 I think, and the patch I was linked to on here. My favorite game of all time, works 100% flawlessly on FreeBSD. The graphics performance is suparb considering I have a piece of crud video card, I get 100% GOOD...
  13. paulfrottawa

    What about gaming on FreeBSD?

    At a forum I participate I was told this. Can anyone correct this What kind of cool games can you play with Freebsd?
  14. P

    Problems installing Unreal Tournament

    I have had huge problems getting Unreal Tournament working on my FreeBSD 7.0 workstation. I run into problems in pretty much all steps of the install, but after several days of poking around and looking for answers online, I think the main problem comes down to OpenGL libraries. Here's a...
  15. billysponch

    How about two news sections ? Games and Blog ?

    How about two news sections ? Games and Blogs ? Indeed, how about your opinion to create two new sections. One related to Games ... I know I know ... FreeBSD is not really an operating system to play .... but why not? I use my freeBSD aswell to play just only a game(a famous mmorpg:e) with...
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