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megabyte wrote:Are there any versions of Nethack which I could run at STfm without hard disk?
There are three different sets of programs which are packaged separately:
- st_bin.zoo contains the program that should run on any ST/STE/TT and Falcon.
- st_packd.tos is the packed ST binary for those of you who have more
than 1M of memory but no harddisk and no HD disk drive.
- nh_1meg (directory) contains a version of Nethack which can be run on
a 1MB machine. The program (nethack.tos) was compiled with a subset
of the available options to reduce the code size, and then packed with
JAM pack version 4.0 to reduce the file size. The directory also
contains the files `config.h' and `tosconf.h' which were used to
compile this program, so you can see which options were set. Also,
the file `options' replaces the `options' file in nh_data.zoo
- tt_bin.zoo contains a TT-only version which is smaller and slightly
faster. It should also run on a Falcon with 68881/68882 (and possibly
without, I'm not sure whether Nethack uses floating point commands).
- tt_packd.tos does not exist, because we cannot imagine there is anyone
out there who owns a TT but no harddisk and no HD disk drive :-)
wongck wrote:I found both LARN and HACK in my own Aladdin's cave (shoe box)
If you want them I can upload here.
wongck wrote:Man... that tombstone keeps coming up. I don't get to 2-3 levels... I'm losing it man...
Official Ninja wrote:In Rogue I always save before using the stairs to the next level. Then copy your .sav file to .bak so if you die you can at least start again at the save.
Official Ninja wrote:Tandy COCO3
wongck wrote:Official Ninja wrote:In Rogue I always save before using the stairs to the next level. Then copy your .sav file to .bak so if you die you can at least start again at the save.
yes, this trick is also nice to use.Official Ninja wrote:Tandy COCO3
That's running a variant of Unix?
Official Ninja wrote:Cool thing about Rogue is you can load graphics if you play in 80 Column mode, so potions look like bottles, scrolls like paper rolls, and your player is a little guy and so on...
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