Category : BBS Programs+Doors
Archive   : RVR20C-2.ZIP
Filename : README.TXT

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rOverBoard BBS Software
Copyright (C) 1987 - 1991 FreeLance Programming
All rights reserved

The rOver distribution file should contain the following members:

ROVER.EXE - Latest rOverBoard version

ROVER.DOC - rOverBoard Documentation
USER.DOC - Documentation for rOver's user interface

README.TXT - This file
MODEM.TXT - Suggested modem settings for various modems
QUESTION.TXT - Answers to commonly asked questions
REGISTER.TXT - Information on registering rOverBoard

WHATS.NEW - A summary of recent changes

R-MAP2.H - #include file defining external data structures
R-CONST2.H - #include file defining external data constants

BBSMAINT.EXE - Batch clean-up/re-org/re-build utility
BBSMAINT.DOC - Basic docs for the maintenance utility

WHOISON.EXE - A utilty for rOver's DOS-box
WHOISON.DOC - Documentation for WHOISON.EXE

MOCKDOOR.ZIP - A utility to allow rOver to use doorway programs written
for other bulletin board system.

MOCKDOOR.EXE - Doorway conversion/emulation utility
MOCKDOOR.H - Include files for MOCKDOOR.C

SETUP.ZIP - Setup utility for starting a new rOverBoard.

SETUP.EXE will ask for a few critical field values, and then
create an initial SETUP.DAT file to allow rOver to be executed.
It also allows a tiny subset of rOver's internal configuration
options, and will do more in the future.

SETUP.EXE - Utility to create initial SETUP.DAT file.

SETUPHLP.* - Help files used to provide SETUP.EXE with a
context-sensitive help feature.

SAMPLES.ZIP - Samples files for starting a new rOverBoard.

Files in SAMPLES.ZIP are provided to serve as samples ONLY.
These files should be modified as appropriate for your system.
See ROVER.DOC for more .SCR (and .ANS) customization options.
If you are already running a board, this .ZIP file should be
ignored in toto (with the possible exception of the LOGOFF.SCR,
which I update with new rOver's from time to time.

RUN.BAT - Sample .bat file for running rOver
DOORWAY.BAT - Sample .bat file for running doors

WELCOME1.SCR - Sample opening banner page
REGISTER.SCR - Sample Questionnaire
HINTS.SCR - Sample Hints screen
LOGOFF.SCR - Sample Logoff screen
DOORWAY.SCR - Sample doorway menu screen
BBSFILES.DAT - Sample File List

Additional files which may be found in ROVER.ZIP include:

README.1ST - Conversion instructions / requirements
CONVERT*.ZIP - Conversion programs to upgrade older rOverBoards to
new file formats (when necessary).

  3 Responses to “Category : BBS Programs+Doors
Archive   : RVR20C-2.ZIP
Filename : README.TXT

  1. Very nice! Thank you for this wonderful archive. I wonder why I found it only now. Long live the BBS file archives!

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