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Dungeons And Dragons Bulletin Board System Version 2.7a.
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Dungeons And Dragons Bulletin Board System Version 2.7a.
File Name File Size Zip Size Zip Type
BANK.HLP 155 119 deflated
CASINO.HLP 156 125 deflated
CATALOG.DAT 1898 838 deflated
COMPILE.BAT 148 93 deflated
COMPILE2.BAT 154 97 deflated
COMPILE3.BAT 93 84 deflated
COMPILE4.BAT 105 81 deflated
COMPILE5.BAT 91 82 deflated
DNDAUX.BAS 66993 10304 deflated
DNDAUX.EXE 92302 55711 deflated
DNDAUX.INC 8632 2116 deflated
DNDBBS.BAS 84518 11834 deflated
DNDBBS.DOC 137884 40463 deflated
DNDBBS.EXE 255826 124535 deflated
DNDBBS.INC 14026 3092 deflated
DNDCNFG.BAS 77381 11878 deflated
DNDCNFG.EXE 118616 63603 deflated
DNDCNFG.INC 2250 797 deflated
DNDCNFG2.BAS 47705 8113 deflated
DNDEDIT.BAS 65608 7292 deflated
DNDEDIT.EXE 230920 101988 deflated
DNDEDIT.HLP 93280 15854 deflated
DNDEDIT.INC 4741 1252 deflated
DNDEDIT2.BAS 67347 8599 deflated
DNDEDIT3.BAS 69338 9063 deflated
DNDEDIT4.BAS 14527 2692 deflated
DNDSUB1.BAS 85119 15403 deflated
DNDSUB2.BAS 57265 9624 deflated
DNDUTIL.ASM 5370 1026 deflated
DNDUTIL.OBJ 718 541 deflated
EDIT.BAS 80908 10820 deflated
EDIT.EXE 170926 84155 deflated
EDIT.INC 5676 1619 deflated
EDIT2.BAS 69463 9690 deflated
LINKIT.BAT 87 70 deflated
LOGOFF.DAT 286 192 deflated
MAIL.HLP 211 123 deflated
MAILEDIT.HLP 161 111 deflated
MAKE.BAT 611 196 deflated
MONCLASS.DAT 820 403 deflated
MONSTERS.DAT 28800 5005 deflated
MONTALK.DAT 480 203 deflated
NOTICE.DAT 211 159 deflated
OBJECTS.DAT 56064 8445 deflated
ORDER.FRM 3202 492 deflated
PRELOG.DAT 293 190 deflated
README.1ST 7371 2910 deflated
ROOMS.DAT 348160 30029 deflated
SPELLS.DAT 14336 2583 deflated
SYSOP.DOC 21246 7916 deflated
TREASURE.DAT 27008 3969 deflated
WELCOME.DAT 225 149 deflated

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Contents of the README.1ST file


Adventurer,

DNDBBS Version 1.0 created!
---------------------------
Version 1.0 was distributed with five separate ARC files. They were created
with PKARC 3.5: DND-EXE.ARC DND-DOC.ARC DND-DAT.ARC DND-HLP.ARC and DND-SRC.ARC

DNDBBS Version 1.1 contained some minor bug fixes.
--------------------------------------------------
Version 1.1 was distributed in one ARChive named DND-BBS.ARC containing
five ARChives in itself. DND-EXE.ARC DND-DAT.ARC DND-HLP.ARC DND-DOC.ARC
and DND-SRC.ARC

DNDBBS Version 1.2 has over 20 new commands!
--------------------------------------------
Version 1.2 was distributed in one ARChive named DND-BBS.ARC containing
the following ARChives and files: READ.ME DNDBBS.DOC DND-EXE.ARC DND-DAT.ARC
DND-HLP.ARC and DND-SRC.ARC

The following commands have been added in Version 1.2

END (QUIT) PAWN (SELL) HOLD (WIELD) CLOCK (TIME)
DATE (TIME) PARLEY (TALK) EXIT (OUT) LEAVE (OUT)
BRIBE OFFER TURN

Version 1.2 also has the following NEW attack routines!

BACKSTAB CIRCLE FEINT HIT (KILL)
PARRY STRIKE (KILL) THRUST CHARGE *

*old CHARGE renamed to RECHARGE

DNDBBS Version 1.3 (more new commands)
--------------------------------------
Version 1.3 was distrubuted in one ARChive named DNDBBS13.ARC containing
DND-EXE.ARC, DND-SRC.ARC, DND-HLP.ARC, DND-DAT.ARC, DND-DOC.ARC, and READ.ME
The compile and link instructions have changed -- read DNDBBS.DOC!

Version 1.3 has some new commands:

MOUNT DISMOUNT RIDE
(horse, cart, wagon, etc.)

LOAD FIRE
(blowdart, crossbow, cannon, harpoon gun, shotgun)

Version 1.3 has some new spell types..
Plus monsters can now cast spells!

poison drain passdoor
befuddle turn conjure

DNDBBS Version 1.4 was submitted to PC SIG
------------------------------------------
Version 1.4 was distributed on two disks to PC SIG Library and features
features 6 pages of configuration, and 60 pages of documentation.

DNDBBS Version 1.5 with some more features
------------------------------------------
Version 1.5 now produces COLOR! (ANSI to the modem)

DNDBBS Version 1.6 for the masses
---------------------------------
Version 1.6 has User Fights and new monster classes.
The files are now distributed in two files DNDBBS1.ARC containing the
executable program and DNDBBS2.ARC with the source, documentation, and
data files.

+the following versions are distributed in one archive dndbbs17.arc, etc.

DNDBBS Version 1.7 supports OPUS DOORS
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Verson 1.7 with another configuration page for additional modem support.

DNDBBS Version 1.8 supports PCBOARD DOORS 14.0
----------------------------------------------
Version 1.8 has more *EDIT options.

+the following versions are distributed in one archive dndbbs19.pak, etc.

DNDBBS Version 1.9
------------------
Many additions such as invisible treasure, monster blocking and prevention
to users getting treasure, weapon classes and proficiencies, bigger room file.
And DNDEDIT.EXE the only full screen color editor for sysops only!

Versions 1.9a to 1.9d
---------------------
Some new commands: RELOGIN, LOGIN, STORE, IDENTIFY and various improvements
including HELP for help on single topics. New environment strings
to access datapaths without config by the DOS SET command.

Version 2.0
-----------
New treasure item. Rings to be worn for protection of level drain, poison,
and generic monster spell. More opening screen function keys for the sysop
editor, the casino, bank, mail, read dayfile, and local logon.

+the following versions distributed as dndbbs1.zip and dndbbs2.zip

Version 2.1
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QuickBasic 4.5 is now used to compile the Adventure System. This results in
reduced executable files, faster screen updates. This also requires another
conversion utility. QB 4.5 uses new file formats for storing IEEE numbers.

Version 2.2
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The equation parser was re-written using Quick BASIC's ability to call
subroutines recursively. Traps have been added: poison needles, falling doors,
and deadly spears. New command DAYFILE displays program activity.

Version 2.3
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Better memory usage uses the Quickbasic ability to reallocate arrays into the
heap. This means hundreds of K of RAM for user inventory, treasure in rooms,
and unlimited monsters. More playing pleasure!

Two minor new commands: *DEBUG and CATALOG, plus *STATUS shows memory usage.

Version 2.4a to 2.4d
--------------------
Internal changes: *config moved to dndcnfg.exe, *edit routines rewritten for
menu driven operation, fossil driver support, record locking with share for
multiple partition systems, screen handling by scrn.asm for desqview and
ansi support from the console, all basic record statements rset, lset,
mki$, mks$, mkd$, cvi, cvs, cvd, and field replaced with record structures.

Version 2.5
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New character class for ladies only includes new commands CHARM and BEGUILE.
Psionic spells including new psi stats, monster psionics, attack and defense
psi spells, and custom psi attack formulas for user and monster psionics.
Remote DMs can now access *config. User sessions can be captured to disk and
printer for complete logging.

+the following version distributed as dndbs26a.zip, dndbs26b.zip, dndbs26c.zip.

Version 2.6
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*edit moved to external subprogram EDIT.EXE. Added player character alignment.
Convert programs are no longer distributed with the zip files.
These new attack modes:

COUNTER GUARD SHIELD

Plus these new spell types:

detect evil detect lock detect trap

+all following versions distributed as dnd26a-1.zip, dnd26a-2.zip, dnd26a-3.zip

Version 2.6a
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Four new room directions Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, Northwest.
New command ALIGNMENT. The top ten includes point ranking. Users can wish
for stat points once per player.

Version 2.6b FOSSIL now optional
--------------------------------
Spells can be restricted to class type and have descriptions displayed when
they are cast. Characters now have race classification (Humans, Elves, Gnomes,
Dwarves, Halflings, Half-elves, Half-orcs, Ogres).

Version 2.6c
------------
These Multinode Commands:

SEND SAY WHISPER YELL
STATUS *BROADCAST *NOID

Version 2.6d
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New player character class Assistant DM. New commands in mail, casino, bank.
DndEdit Control-H help screens, and full ANSI screen codes. New multinode
command ECHO. Enhanced AT keyboard F11 for *SHELL and F12 for DndEdit.

+DndBBS now comprises more than 30,000 lines of source code!

Version 2.7
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All source code fully structured, gotoless, modularized, organized, lowercased.

Version 2.7a
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New command *SYSED calls DndEdit. More opening screen functions keys F11 for
reading help and F12 for modem recycle.

Things to see in 2.8
--------------------
DndEdit operates for remote dungeon masters. All commands implement multinode.

========== END OF DOCUMENTATION ==========



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  1. The original DNDBBS versions v2.6a/v2.7a/v2.9a/v2.9c-4 still exist and can be found on Vetusware.

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