7.0 Revision History
Changes from v1.0 to v1.1 - November 1995
Correspondence between Erik Novales and Microprose
added, concerning a sequel to Darklands (section 1)
Small addition to AvL's note on defeating
Raubritters (section 3)
Note from AvL to his former bug report, and report
about a new bug encounter (section 2)
Addition to AvL's work on mines' problem iii)
A small note on teachers by AvL, included in the
'Alchemy'-section (section 3.10)
Info on Arnold Hendrick's work at Microprose by CMB
Notes on fighting tactics by FF (section 3.9)
Notes on character generation by DA (section 3.1 -
Changes from v1.1 to v1.2 - August 1996
Reference to Arnold Hendrick having worked on
DRAGONQUEST for SPI removed (Section 1). CMB
checked his copy and found out it wasn't Arnold.
Two oddities (accommodation bug/cheat, friendly
alchemist bug/cheat) discovered by Gui Terence Ang
added to Section 3.
A nice cheat at the Innkeeper's discovered by
Michael Nemeth, added to Section 5.
An additional WWW link added to Section 2. It's a
review at GamesDomain, link to there provided by
Matt L. Wirkkala.
A report on the disappearance of Darklands on Jojo's
list, and the resulting discussion between FF and
Jojo included in Section 1.
A note was included in the 'Dragons'-subsection of
Section 4, that there is detailed info on dragons
available at the end of Section 5.
Note on teachers moved from Section 3 (Alchemy) to
Section 5 (List of cities, cathedrals,
Reference to another RPG added that Arnold
Hendricks was involved in, by CMB in Section 1.
Changes from v1.2 to v1.21 - October 1996
Some minor bugs in the HTML code fixed.
Code-Sheet of DARK LAND, provided as PDF-File, put
online. Resulting of that, links in the HTML-Files
were included to download the file. (Section 6 and
Links to mirrors of the Dresden games FTP-Server
included. (Section 2)
A note by Gary E. Bloom on the CD version and its
included (or not included) manuals (Section 1)
Changes from v1.21 to v2.0 - February 1998
Biggest change is creation of a permanent home at
this site (Conk!World)
Cosmetic changes to the appearance of the FAQ
(mostly coding glitches)
Minor changes to the text (typos, a few minor
additions, nothing substantial)
Removal of version comments inside the text itself
Addition (hopefully soon) of a section on Running
Addition of extra files related to DARK LANDS
(DLED.ZIP among others)
Addition of a What's New section instead of adding
comments in text (coming soon)
Changes from v2.0 to v3.0 - October 2001
Updated code to XHTML 1.0 standards
Introduced CSS1/CSS2 to aid in administration and
Introduced new pagination scheme
Introduced new navigation scheme
Rewrote item 1.3 "Where do I find Darklands now?"
Added information for running Darklands under
Windows 95 and later
Added information for running Darklands under Linux
Added information on accurate sound emulation with
Added information on slowing down the game for
Completely reorganized Sections 3, 4, and 5 for
more logical flow
Removed section: "Additional Files"
Created separate section for cluebook summary (now
Deleted some redundant information
Added more integration with Darklands website
FAQ links: Intro & ToC
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