please help

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by welsh superstar, Feb 12, 2002.

  1. if anyone can tell me why my games wont run on xp il be greatful i have tried everything and nothing works
    this is the message i keep having please help

    Castle Wolf 1.0.1 win-x86 Dec 3 2001
    ----- FS_Startup -----
    Current search path:
    C:\PROGRA~1\RETURN~1/main

    ----------------------
    0 files in pk3 files

    Running in restricted demo mode.

    ----- FS_Startup -----
    Current search path:
    C:\PROGRA~1\RETURN~1\demomain\pak0.pk3 (2474 files)
    C:\PROGRA~1\RETURN~1/demomain

    ----------------------
    2474 files in pk3 files
    execing default.cfg
    couldn't exec language.cfg
    execing wolfconfig.cfg
    couldn't exec autoexec.cfg
    Hunk_Clear: reset the hunk ok
    ...detecting CPU, found x86 (P5/Pentium2, MMX)
    Bypassing CD checks
    ----- Client Initialization -----
    Cmd_AddCommand: map_restart already defined
    ----- Initializing Renderer ----
    -------------------------------
    ----- Client Initialization Complete -----
    ----- R_Init -----
    Initializing OpenGL subsystem
    ...assuming '3dfxvgl' is a standalone driver
    ...initializing QGL
    ...WARNING: missing Glide installation, assuming no 3Dfx available
    ...shutting down QGL
    ...initializing QGL
    ...calling LoadLibrary( 'C:\WINDOWS\System32\opengl32.dll' ): succeeded
    ...setting mode 3: 640 480 FS
    ...using desktop display depth of 16
    ...calling CDS: ok
    ...registered window class
    ...created window@0,0 (640x480)
    Initializing OpenGL driver
    ...getting DC: succeeded
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD( 16, 16, 0 )
    ...35 PFDs found
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD failed
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD( 16, 16, 0 )
    ...35 PFDs found
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD failed
    ...failed to find an appropriate PIXELFORMAT
    ...restoring display settings
    ...WARNING: could not set the given mode (3)
    ...setting mode 3: 640 480 FS
    ...using colorsbits of 16
    ...calling CDS: ok
    ...created window@0,0 (640x480)
    Initializing OpenGL driver
    ...getting DC: succeeded
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD( 16, 16, 0 )
    ...35 PFDs found
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD failed
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD( 16, 16, 0 )
    ...35 PFDs found
    ...GLW_ChoosePFD failed
    ...failed to find an appropriate PIXELFORMAT
    ...restoring display settings
    ...WARNING: could not set the given mode (3)
    ...shutting down QGL
    ...unloading OpenGL DLL
    ----- CL_Shutdown -----
    RE_Shutdown( 1 )
    -----------------------
    GLW_StartOpenGL() - could not load OpenGL subsystem
     
  2. zman

    zman Guest

    Thats due to your Graphics Card Drivers


    You running a voodoo ? if so go to the main menu on this website and download the driver for Voodoo

    Its only the driver causing the problem


    http://www.voodoofiles.com also have a ton of drivers