Opened 17 years ago

Closed 17 years ago

#3163 closed defect (wontfix)

GOB3: Hebrew Version Crashes ingame

Reported by: SF/et2k Owned by: fingolfin
Priority: normal Component: Engine: Gob
Version: Keywords:
Cc: Game: Goblins 3


Hello I tried to play goblins 3 hebrew version , and two things happen: 1)I get the attached message, even if I try to copy the intro.stk file from the English version . 2)The game crashes on the first level when I stop and walk again.

ScummVM 0.10.0svn 25.April 07 Windows XP Default ScummVM Configuration

Ticket imported from: #1708091. Ticket imported from: bugs/3163.

Attachments (2)

gob3.gif (75.6 KB ) - added by SF/et2k 17 years ago.
The Message
error.txt (11.2 KB ) - added by SF/et2k 17 years ago.
Error Log

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Change History (14)

by SF/et2k, 17 years ago

Attachment: gob3.gif added

The Message

comment:1 by sev-, 17 years ago

Summary: Hebrew Version Crashes ingameGOB3: Hebrew Version Crashes ingame

comment:2 by DrMcCoy, 17 years ago

Owner: set to DrMcCoy

comment:3 by DrMcCoy, 17 years ago

Is it that a CD or floppy version? Is there anything on the console when the crash occurs? Also, could you run the game with "-d1 --debugflags=DrawOpcodes,FuncOpcodes", redirect the output to a file and attach that here?

comment:4 by fingolfin, 17 years ago

This tracker item is pending response by the submitter; we cannot continue processing it before that happens. As a consequence, its status has been set to "Pending". It will automatically revert to "Open" once a new comment is made to this item. If no response is made within 14 days, it will automatically be closed.

Thank you.

comment:5 by fingolfin, 17 years ago

Status: newpending

by SF/et2k, 17 years ago

Attachment: error.txt added

Error Log

comment:6 by SF/et2k, 17 years ago

Sorry for not replaying, I am pretty new to this bug tracking thing. I will try to monitor next time...

Anyway , here is the error list, only the last page is visible ... but I guess the 3-4 last lines are the important ones

File Added: error.txt

comment:7 by SF/et2k, 17 years ago

Status: pendingnew

comment:8 by SF/et2k, 17 years ago

It is the floppy version , As far as I know there isn't hebrew CD-rom edition (It was published on Israel, but not translated).

comment:9 by DrMcCoy, 17 years ago

Hmm, seems like it fails in o1_printTotText() (prints localized text), then. Unfortunately, that function is rather complex and there are many places where it could theoretically go wrong (but shouldn't, of course), and it's near impossible to debug without having a version where it goes wrong. I don't suppose you have any experience with debugging? Or maybe you've got a spare copy left you could donate?

comment:10 by SF/et2k, 17 years ago

I only have a copy from abandonware sites. I know someone with the original copy (who uploaded it long ago), but I don't have a 5 1/4 inch disk drive. The company who did the translation is out of buisness today, altough Coktel Vision copy rights still belong to sierra I guess...

comment:11 by fingolfin, 17 years ago

Owner: changed from DrMcCoy to fingolfin
Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

comment:12 by fingolfin, 17 years ago

Sorry, we do not provide any kind of support for warez copies (even if you say you have the original on a 5 1/4 inch drive). Also note that legally spoken, there is no such thing as abandonware.

And no, debating this won't help, we follow this strict policy to protect ourselves from legal problems.

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