Still "nonstandard" files inside mpq?

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Fruitti
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Still "nonstandard" files inside mpq?

Post by Fruitti » Tue Nov 25, 2003 10:01 pm

I take it this mod is similar to previous AR versions in the way it's built.
Meaning one can't go and unpack it with standard mpq2 extractor and filelists? I prefer the nonpacked versions since they are easy to modify in case there's some unwanted feature in otherwise great mod.

This is strictly for personal usage, though I understand why some modders don't like anything of theirs changed.. But, is there way to succesfully unpack everything into -txt mod format and play it that way?

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Re: Still "nonstandard" files inside mpq?

Post by MindChild » Thu Nov 27, 2003 7:20 pm

not on PC that i know of, you can extract the .bin files and figure out what to change (i have added recipies to 1.09 bin files with a few hex edits) you could also just make your own mod to play personally. but currently i dont think there is a way to go from bin to txt yet (i could be wrong, try checking the tools forum and General Mod Making forum just in case)

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