Running the game using HEL causes mouse cursor artifacts to appear in fullscreen mode, that is also fixed by this patch.
DirectDraw Emulation may not work on any OS before Windows XP
pst-drawfix_weidu.zip 620.3K 16662 downloads
*Note: pst-drawfix has been reported to introduce minor flashes/glitches when casting spells
the best alternative to my patch IMO...
open wined3d.exe inside of 7zip
and extract libwine.dll, wined3d.dll, and ddraw.dll from $SYSDIR into your torment folder
( adds a few seconds to the game's startup time, but worth it. )
Here is the thread containing other solutions:
How to deal with the DDraw problems of PST and other IE games
Edited by ghostdog, 29 January 2012 - 11:35 AM.