Only libs you have to install are:
$ cd netpanzer-portable $ ./netpanzer-x32or
Excluding official releases (last one at time of writing is 0.8.2), we have the chance to test fresh binaries from development branch (our svn repository) and it's possible to compile for Linux and Windows system.
Compiling from source in Linux is extremely straightforward. As compiling your own Windows version may end up to result too much complicated, often our developer grant us with a Windows binary ready to run :)
Please note: not all netPanzer versions are compatible with each other. Sometimes a change in communication "protocol" is made.
It is generally announced, along with other precious informations, in SVN Logs.
The following notes are from README file in main svn package:
The game depends on some tools and libraries to be present, before you can start
building it. Here's a list of them:
To build the game and run as normal user do the following:
When scons finish without errors the game is ready to play, type this:
Remember that next time you want to play you have to go to the same folder where you compiled and typed './netpanzer'
Building on windows is a little bit more complicated, developers shouldn't have any big problem.
MinGW should be installed in
C:\mingwGet the development libraries of SDL for mingw32, copy the include directory to
C:\mingw\include\SDLso you have the file
C:\mingw\include\SDL\SDL.hand the lib folder to
C:\mingw\libGet SDL_mixer development libraries for VC8, copy the header file to
C:\mingw\include\SDLand the .lib file to
C:\mingw\libPython and scons should be installed and working.
C:\Some\Folder\With\Netpanzer> sconsAfter scons finish without errors you have to copy all the .DLL files from SDL