On 2/2/2018 11:19 AM, Brian Callahan wrote:
> On 01/29/18 00:17, Brian Callahan wrote:
>> Hi ports --
>> Attached is a new port, games/openfodder. OpenFodder is an open
>> source port of Cannon Fodder game.
>> Cannon Fodder is an action-strategy shoot 'em up game developed by
>> Sensible Software and published by Virgin Interactive.
>> The game is military-themed and based on shooting action but with a
>> strategy game-style control system. The player directs troops through
>> numerous missions, battling enemy infantry, vehicles and installations.
>> Open Fodder is an open source version of the Cannon Fodder engine, for
>> modern operating systems.
>> I am hosting a modified tarball for the distfile. This is because
>> upstream's repo has the game's copyrighted audio in it! As well as
>> some freeware demo games. My tarball removes all the copyrighted
>> bits. The downside is that the GOG.com version (aka the DOS version)
>> of the game has no music, but it does have sound effects. Of course,
>> one could manually add back these copyrighted bits, and we can't stop
>> a person from doing that, but I also don't think we should advertise
>> it either, so I don't mention it in the pkg/README installation
>> It plays well on amd64 with the GOG.com version.
> Upstream released version 1.4.0 -- so here's a new port using that