Micropolis port

Xin LI delphij at delphij.net
Mon Jan 14 11:53:00 PST 2008

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Dryice Liu wrote:
> ros <ros at bebik.net> wrote:
>> I discover this afternoon Micropolis, the renamed "Sim City" game
>> who is now open source (see
>> http://developers.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=08/01/12/1846256&from=rss)
>> I really was a addicted to this game so I decide to try a port to FreeBSD
>> At this point and after a few fixes the code compile without errors, and
>> a binary is generate.
>> The problem is after launching the application I'm no more able to
>> interact with the application windows. I'm not a good X developer so if
>> anyone want to check it It will helps.
> I've never played "Sim City" myself but I saw delphij@ has done a port too:
> http://blog.delphij.net/archives/2008/01/micropolis-port.html
> You may want to check out what he has done.

Ah...  The patch is a rather hacky one (like, it violently disabled some
code, and needs a symlink to make ./Micropolis work) as I wanted to see
how far it would go without putting too much time on it, but yes, it
works :)

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