Re: Infocom Games (Was: long list of give away or orphaned packages)
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Infocom Games (Was: long list of give away or orphaned packages)
- From: David Frey <email@example.com>
- Date: Sun, 01 Jun 1997 17:38:15 +0200
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- In-reply-to: Your message of "Sat, 31 May 1997 20:15:07 -0000." <Pine.LNX.3.96.970531201343.281A-100000@citytel_prct1.citytel.net>
On Sat, May 31 1997 20:15 -0000 firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> On Sat, 31 May 1997, Brian White wrote:
> > None of the Infocom games can be distributed, however. You have to
> > buy them.
> Heh. I guess that means we cant package up any of these then....
Sure we can. These are not Infocom games, or, when they are, then they
are Infocom sampler packages, which are IMO distributable. Most of
if-archive is freeware (written by other people than Infocom, but in the
What you of course cannot distribute -- as already mentioned -- are the real
Infocom games (Trinity, Zork 1-3 etc.)
PS1: Frotz can AFAIK handle Z8 games
PS2: Was anyone able to run `adventure' under Linux? Compiling went ok,
but running gave an error about not finding the verb 'abcde' or
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