Index: if-archive/infocom/compilers/inform5/manuals

See infocom/compilers/inform5/examples/Museum.inf and Museum.z5 for the Interactive Companion to the Inform Designer's Manual.


14 Items

designers_manual.info.tar.gz [10-May-1996]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in GNU Info format, converted by Christopher J. Madsen

designers_manual.lha [23-Nov-1995]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in AmigaGuide format, converted by Steven Michael Parradee

designers_manual.pdf [24-Oct-1995]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in Adobe Portable Document Format.

designers_manual.ps [20-Nov-1995]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in PostScript format with page info, converted by Magnus Olsson

designers_manual.red.ps [20-Nov-1995]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in PostScript format, reduced to print 2 pages per A4 sheet. Converted by Magnus Olsson.

designers_manual.tex [23-Oct-1995]

TeX source of The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995

designers_manual.txt [03-Dec-1995]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in standard ASCII text format, converted by Stephen van Egmond

designers_manual.word.zip [22-Dec-1995]

The Inform Designer's Manual, Second Edition, 23 October 1995, in Word for Windows 6.0 format, converted by John G. Wood

dm_release_note.txt [23-Oct-1995]

Preface to the second edition of The Inform Designer's Manual

jjf_tut.txt [30-Apr-1996]

The Inform Tutorial release 0.01 (unfinished) by James J. Farmer. The game source code mentioned at the beginning of this tutorial is not available, so you have to type as you go.

LookingGlassTutorial1.pdf [08-Apr-2010]

Inform "Looking Glass" Tutorial, by Gareth Rees.

LookingGlassTutorial2.txt [31-Oct-1995]

Inform Tutorial Part II, by Doug Atkinson. This tutorial describes the creation of a short game that can found as infocom/compilers/inform5/examples/looking.inf and .z5

Technical.Manual.tex [19-Jan-1995]

The Inform Technical Manual for Revision 5.4 v1405, last revised 18jan95

word6docs.zip [02-Mar-1995]

Several documents by Graham Nelson, converted to Word 6.0 by Dietrich Raisin. Contents:

  • The Craft of Adventure, Second Edition
  • The Inform Technical Manual for Revision 5.4 (v1405), last updated 18jan95
  • The Specification of the Z-Machine and Inform Assembly Language
  • (other versions of The Craft of Adventure can be found in directory if-archive/info, other versions of the other documents are here in this directory)