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ZDoom/GZDoom expert wanted
razing32 23 Jan, 2020
So been struggling to try to get a Wolf3D remake run in GZDOOM
Initially it was made for Zdoom so maybe it won't even work
I have tried the instructions but came out empty - just the original WAD launches.
If anyone tinkers with GZdoom and mods on the regular , think you can offer any advice please ?


Install instructions

Bonus - high res patch
Cyril 23 Jan, 2020
I'm not an expert but I tested and it works for me with GZDoom.
I downloaded the "Consolidated Wolfenstein 3D TC" archive, extracted it in /home/$yourusername/.config/gzdoom/
Open a terminal in that folder (/home/$yourusername/.config/gzdoom/Wolfenstein 3D TC) and type:

gzdoom +exec Wolf3D.cfg -file Wolf3D_Common.pk7 Wolf3D_HighRes.pk7 Wolf3D_Resources.pk3

After that, a window will ask you to launch an IWAD file, I selected the DOOM one.
I don't know well Wolfenstein 3D, but it seems to work fine! :)

Last edited by Cyril on 23 January 2020 at 5:21 pm UTC
razing32 23 Jan, 2020
We I'll be

That worked
Guess it didn't like me prepending the path to the various files.
Did you manage to get that HD texture thingy to work on top of it ?
Cyril 23 Jan, 2020
Not tested yet your third link. I might try tomorrow.

For the info I found the tip there, it's the same for macOS and Linux so it worked.

Last edited by Cyril on 23 January 2020 at 10:49 pm UTC
catbox_fugue 25 Feb, 2020
gzdoom does not like directories, launch gzdoom from the folder the files are located
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