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by Straint
Thu Oct 23, 2008 9:02 am
Forum: D2X-XL Help
Topic: Odd Crashes
Replies: 24
Views: 9053

I'd be surprised if anything specific popped up, but try running the game with logging enabled (you can switch this on via d2x.ini in the Config folder) and see if any interesting output appears in d2x.log at the time the crash occurs.
by Straint
Thu Oct 23, 2008 5:15 am
Forum: D2X-XL Help
Topic: the new guy has a problem
Replies: 31
Views: 9021

Seconded. Beyond that, you may want to try several different display driver versions - because the game worked fine previously on your system, it's possible the problem was triggered by newer display drivers. I know the Freespace 2 open source project has been plagued with similar issues due to nVid...
by Straint
Wed Oct 22, 2008 10:58 pm
Forum: D2X-XL Help
Topic: the new guy has a problem
Replies: 31
Views: 9021

While I'm unsure what the extraneous MVL files referenced in the documentation (i.e. d2x-h.mvl, d2x-l.mvl, etc) are for, they definitely aren't needed to run D2X-XL - although some of the other files you referenced (intro-l.mvl for example) probably refer to low-resolution variants of the game's cut...
by Straint
Wed Oct 08, 2008 7:42 am
Forum: D2X-XL Help
Topic: No Sound in Movies
Replies: 14
Views: 4893

Very nice Karx - the new 104 build fixes this quite effectively. The only other feedback I have is that it might be useful to add a specific note about the new fade toggle to the FAQ and the fade toggle's F1 help, just specifying that this is useful for fixing problems with no sound occurring in vid...
by Straint
Tue Oct 07, 2008 6:27 pm
Forum: D2X-XL Help
Topic: No Sound in Movies
Replies: 14
Views: 4893

No problem, hope this helps. :) Thanks also for your amazing work on the code, as it has rekindled my interest in Descent 2.
by Straint
Tue Oct 07, 2008 12:11 am
Forum: D2X-XL Help
Topic: No Sound in Movies
Replies: 14
Views: 4893

Sorry for the thread resurrection, but I wanted to jump in on this discussion. This issue has been giving me frustration for some time (as I'm also running Vista) and know this is probably impacting any other Vista users who are running D2X-XL, so I wanted to report that I've identified the exact ca...

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