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Difference: PluginDoom (r49 vs. r48)
The Doom plugin is NOT a viewer. It is run from the plugins list, similar to Jewels and the others.
Rockdoom is a modified version of PrBoom version 2.2.6. PrBoom is a source port of the Doom engine that adds many new features to the original game. Most of these features are only noticeable in addon WADs, but some are visible immediately for example translucent sprites (fireballs, plasma, etc..). An explanation of PrBoom's history is also available.
To play Doom you need at least the base WAD called
Create a directory called
Copy the Doom WADs you wish to play into that directory and start Doom. The files which Doom looks for are:
A free alternative for Doom 2 is Freedoom. This can be used in place of doom2.wad or it may be used as an addon in Doom by placing it in the addons directory. It may also be renamed to doomf.wad and placed in the
The Heretic and Hexen WADs are not supported by Rockdoom.
All settings in General Settings -> Voice must be disabled. See Bugs/Known issues (bottom of this page).
To play addon WADs place the files in this directory:
NOTE: Please do not upload Doom WADs to this wiki. Aside from copyright issues, this content is better suited to a website specializing in Doom WADs. Feel free to add links to such websites here. WADs that should not be directly linked include ones that contain characters, artwork, sounds, music, or other items that are copyrighted by someone who has not given explicit permission to distribute. Additionally, all links should be to a site where the unencumbered WADs are permanently hosted.
To play demos create the "demos" directory within
Please refer to your player's manual.
Doom running on the X5(TNT.wad)
There are still outstanding bugs in Doom. Please either post them on the tracker or here so that they can be looked at.
CategoryPlugin: id software's Doom [H100, H300, H10, iPod 1G2G, iPod 4G, iPod Color, iPod Mini, iPod Nano, iPod Video, iAudio M5, iAudio X5, Gigabeat, Sansa e200, Sansa c200]
r51 - 14 Sep 2010 - 10:47:49 - MichaelStummvollRevision r49 - 18 May 2008 - 22:11 - JensArnold
Revision r48 - 17 Apr 2008 - 11:42 - MarcGuay
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