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14.2 > Games > wesnoth (1.14.15)

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 and campaign server you can
run the script as follows: SERVER=yes ./wesnoth.SlackBuild

please note that the server UID and GID are not required at compile time but
will be required at runtime under the UID/GID specified in the buildscript.
You can create the user and group for the wesnoth server as follows:

# groupadd -g 229 wesnoth
# useradd -u 229 -d /dev/null -s /bin/false -g wesnoth wesnoth

This requires: SDL2_ttf, SDL2_mixer, SDL2_image, SDL2

Maintained by: Edward W. Koenig
Keywords: strategy,turn-based,fantasy
ChangeLog: wesnoth


Source Downloads:
wesnoth-1.14.15.tar.bz2 (f3149cf74ae55c490739494c45179fa7)

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

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 14.2

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

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