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12.1 > Games > wesnoth (1.4.5)

The Battle for Wesnoth is a turn-based strategy game set in a fantasy
environment, where players can build an army of different kinds of
fighters from races such as elves, dwarves, orcs, trolls, and more.

It is a turn-based strategy game on a hexgrid with several challenging
single-player campaigns and different kind of multi-player matches.

If you want to compile the wesnothd server, you might want to add
the following switches to the wesnoth.Slackbuild script:
and replace 'user' and 'group' with the UID and GID under which you want
the server to run.

Please note that Wesnoth now need boost to compile. A SlackBuild script for
boost is available at

Maintained by: Michiel van Wessem
Keywords: strategy,turn-based,fantasy
ChangeLog: wesnoth


Source Downloads:
wesnoth-1.4.5.tar.bz2 (09b7b76d4a4eedf502f38df9d551d827)

Download SlackBuild:
wesnoth.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 12.1

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

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