<name>_patches.zip files contain patches to convert between the different versions of game <name>. <name>_patches.txt files contain a description of the versions of game <name> contained in the corresponding .zip file. Unless otherwise noted in the description, all such files are by Beaux Hemmer. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Index this file InfocomPatches1.3.txt Deprotection patches v1.3 (08mar99) by Mark Knibbs for the following games: A Mind Forever Voyaging Bureaucracy Sorcerer Spellbreaker Stationfall zpat-2_3.zip Two programs to create and use diff files to convert one version of an Infocom data file to a different version. zcdiff creates a patch file given two versions of an Infocom data file, and zcpatch takes an Infocom data file and a patch file to create another Infocom data file. Release 2.3, by Paul Francis Gilbert, Nils Barth, and other contributors. C source code and Windows console mode executables, plus description. zpat-amiga-2_2.lha Amiga executables of the patch encrpt/decrypt programs (release 2.2), by Richard H. Poser II. zpat-riscos.spk Acorn executables of the patch encrypt/decrypt programs, by Julian Arnold. -------------------------- UnprotectPatches.zip The deprotection patches from the file "InfocomPatches1.3.txt" as patch files, created by Rick Reynolds. about_version_patches.txt Description common to all the patch files named <name>_patches.zip, by Beaux Hemmer. gamma_patches.zip Patches to create "gamma" versions of Hollywood Hijinx, Leather Goddesses and Trinity, which were distributed by Infocom to external testers. These patches were made by Chip Hayes. lgop_59_to_4.pat A patch to convert Leather Goddesses of Phobos release 59 to the Solid Gold version that has built-in hints and a newer parser, by Adam Myrow. zork1_88_to_2.pat A patch to convert Zork I release 88 to release 2, as taken from a TRS-80 Model I disk. zork1_2.readme Description of the Zork I release 88 to release 2 patch. zork1_88_to_52.pat A patch to convert Zork I release 88 to the Solid Gold version that has built-in hints and a newer parser, by Adam Myrow. "I uploaded it because the existing patches do not have an easy method of going between this extremely common version to the Solid gold version. Instead, I had to patch to the German version, to version 5, 15, and several others one at a time in order to get to SG. So, I decided to create a patch that would do it in one step."
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