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01-Jun-2020

Following what seems to be a requirement for every single hobby OS, Doom (the 1993 id Software FPS game) has been ported to FiwixOS.

LxDoom was a version of Doom designed to run on GNU/Linux either under XFree86 or using the SVGAlib. It may also run under various UNIX variants. FiwixOS 2 has already ported the SVGAlib which makes easier to port any SVGAlib-based application. Still, to have a playable Doom, it has been needed to include support for the keyboard modes K_RAW and K_MEDIUMRAW into the kernel.

The following are screen shots of Doom and Doom II using the shareware files doom1.wad and doom2.wad:

Doom           Doom2


Doom in action

LxDoom will be included in the FiwixOS 3 installation CD-ROM which is expected to be released later this year.


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