Sounds like you are looking for source code that was in place before
Crossfire started to use revision control (originally cvs from 1999 to
2006, now svn.) So, it is not possible to cvs/svn revert back to the XPM
Looking back at my collected archive or releases, I don't have anything
I have some very fond memories of installing Crossfire from a Redhat
6.2 disk way back in the day; I seem to remember the game being
monochrome, with much simpler maps, but still very fun.
I was hoping someone might have some tips on what revisions I should
check out in the svn repo (I'm not
Near as I can guess, Redhat 6.2 (released April 2000) would be just
about situated to have shipped the CVS code from 1999... "svn log"
shows me checkins going back that far.
Maybe the best thing to do is install 6.2 in a VM and just grab the
packages... or maybe install a similarly-aged Debian /
Yes, I do remember that I only ran one command to start the game...
As for what I'm looking for, I liked the old maps (when I tried
playing later, found the new maps kinda sprawling), the old graphics,
and the old gameplay... It's all probably nostalgia but I liked it
better when there were fewer
I have all the versions (well, at least going back to the 0.89s I think) on my
computer and can dig them up at some point.
Note that even XPM mode were color, though for quite a while that existed side
by side with the XBM mode which were two color.
A question would be what exactly are you
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