./games/battalion, Virtual reality 3D GL game for X11

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.4nb8, Package name: battalion-1.4nb8, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Battalion was a game written in 1994 on a Silicon Graphics Indy in GL for
the IndiZone contest. This version also ran in the CAVE(tm) as a virtual
reality game at the EVE 4 art show in May 1995. The GL version won 'best
indy software' and is available on the Indizone3 CDROM. It was then
converted to OpenGL (with several enhancements) and modified in late 1996
to work with the Mesa graphics library. In 1997 it won the Hot Mix 17 game
contest from SGI, and was available on the Hot Mix 17 CDROM.

Here is the description of battalion from the Silicon Graphics homepage
in Japan.

Battalion wa 'kaiju ga bakuhatsu, hakai' wo kuri-kaesu game desu.
Battalion is a game where 'A monster blows up, destroys' repeats.
... pretty much says it all ...


Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/glproto] [x11/xproto] [x11/xf86vidmodeproto] [x11/xf86driproto] [x11/damageproto] [x11/inputproto] [x11/xextproto] [x11/dri2proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [pkgtools/cwrappers]

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   2017-08-01 16:59:08 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (211)
Log message:
Follow some http -> https redirects.
   2015-11-03 21:57:10 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (350)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for games category

Problems found locating distfiles:
	Package blokus: missing distfile blokus-1.1.tar.gz
	Package crossfire-client: missing distfile crossfire-client-images-1.11.0.tar.gz
	Package dungeon: missing distfile dungeon-gdt-glk.tar.gz
	Package gate88: missing distfile Gate88_Mar19_05.tar.gz
	Package gnuchess4: missing distfile gnuchess-4.0.pl80.tar.gz
	Package ioquake3-pk3: missing distfile quake3-latest-pk3s.zip
	Package rollemup: missing distfile Rollemup.tar.gz
	Package tscp: missing distfile tscp181.zip
	Package xbat: missing distfile xev111.tar.gz
	Package xgalaga: missing distfile xgalaga-2.0.34.tar.gz
	Package xrick: missing distfile xrick-021212.tgz
	Package xskat: missing distfile xskat-cards.tar.gz

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2015-04-25 16:23:48 by Tobias Nygren | Files touched by this commit (868) | Package updated
Log message:
Recursive revbump following MesaLib update, categories g through n.
   2015-01-04 03:59:11 by David A. Holland | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Remove obsolete NOT_FOR_PLATFORM originally dating from 1998.
   2015-01-04 03:57:17 by David A. Holland | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
USE_GAMESGROUP, not SETGIDGAME
   2012-10-06 13:55:05 by Aleksej Saushev | Files touched by this commit (310)
Log message:
Drop superfluous PKG_DESTDIR_SUPPORT, "user-destdir" is default these days.
   2009-06-14 19:57:02 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (215)
Log message:
Remove @dirrm entries from PLISTs
   2008-09-25 16:02:09 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (18) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for infrastructure fix affecting /dev/null as CONF_FILES
source.