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Beta 2 imminent!
So I've finally got around to fixing up the documentation for beta 2. Slight change in layout, less grayed out ("not checked yet!") sections (actually only...
Aug 14, 2011
Can some one do something about these emails come from Muhammad yaqub myaqub000@... ThanksLes ...
Aug 13, 2011
how to set up Alan IDE to run the interpreter
Is Alan IDE ready and able to run an interpreter (i.e., arun) and if so, how can I set it up on my machine to do so? Thanks, Mike Aranud...
Aug 11, 2011
alan ide can't find library
Okay, here's a problem I had to deal with using Alan IDE. IMPORT 'tvtime_
39;. 199 F : Adventure source file (tvtime_library.
i) not found. I set...
Aug 10, 2011
Hi all, A new month and a new project. I have just begun an updated version of "TV Time" - the game built in the Beginner'
s Guide. I will incorporate the new...
Aug 2, 2011
Hello: I know this topic may have been covered, but since the SEARCH feature at yahoo is inoperable..
.. I am wondering if there is a "supporter&quo
t; attribute for...
Jun 8, 2011
I have hard of that before. I have actually seen one case for the save me send money get spread by malware from a web site.Good anti virus. ...
Feb 10, 2011
This appears to be a bug or a mistake as the like is a on-line med site.Les<
!--CTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C/
/DTD HTML 4.01//EN"...
Feb 10, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
Alan uses ISO encoding... I think it would be easier to change languages if it used UTF-8. I found this problem developing a spanish library: On my Windows...
Jan 3, 2011
Another query (or two)
Hi all I'm still trying to get my head around Alan 3 and would appreciate a bit more guidance from those in the know. I have a 'hat' object in my test game for...
Dec 7, 2010
There have been some indications out there in IF-land about a problem with restore in Alan interpreters. That have now been fixed. Alpha9 interpreters for...
Dec 6, 2010
Alan 3 blog started on the website
A blog for writing and playing with Alan 3 has started on the alanif.se website. For now, there is for example a review of Byron Alexander Campbell'
Nov 30, 2010
describing open/closed drawers in a table when the table is examined
A while ago there was a question about how to describe the state of components of an object when the object is examined. At the moment this is not done...
Nov 5, 2010
A 'quick reference' file for the new library
Hi, I've added a quick reference file (QuickRef.txt) to the library files. This file facilitates the use of the new library and its features. The new file is...
Nov 5, 2010
Hi All, I've set up a little test piece (hereto) to illustrate something I don't quite 'get'
. Reading the manual, it seems to indicate that both 'actor
Oct 10, 2010
Library 0.95 and Alanv3.0alpha9 released
Just a quick note to let you know that the Alan v3.0alpha9 has been released (Windows/MacOSX, Linux is in the pipes). The Library v0.95 has also been released....
Oct 6, 2010
Annual IF Comp games released
Subscribers to this list are presumably interested in writing interactive fiction games and likely to enjoy playing them too. So I thought I would mention...
Oct 3, 2010
Sample game for new ALAN writers
I'm putting together an introductory ALAN programming example for people just starting with the ALAN system. The example comes in two parts. There's two...
Oct 1, 2010
Finally! Alan v3.0alpha8 is here! And that's not all...
Finally! Finally, Alan v3.0 alpha 8 is available. After a long period of only internal work on low speed some really great strides have been taken recently....
Sep 24, 2010
Hi everyone! There has not been much news on this list for a while. But that doesn't mean that nothing is happening with Alan. We have migrated to a new web...
Sep 24, 2010
Hello: The hero is represented in the standard library with various attributes and other information. Is there any way to code additional attributes and...
Jul 13, 2010
player input question
Hello: I am wondering if there is a way the player might be prompted to input some information which can then be stored in memory and referenced by ALAN in...
Jun 24, 2010
Hello: I am wondering if there is any way to code some font variations, such as subscripts, superscripts, bold, or italics. Many thanks. Ed...
Jun 20, 2010
GET ALL crash and RESTART not working
I've just translated the short cloak project equivalent adventure for the spanish language, Vampiro, into english, to make sure these two bugs had nothing to...
Apr 21, 2010
Over writting meta verbs
To overwrite meta verbs, is there other way than using entity? Add to every entity Verb 'help' Does Only "¡ Ja, te lo has creido ! :-))) No, piensa un poco,...
Apr 16, 2010
Fwd: Recent Alan 3 alpha registrant, with my 1st question. ;)
I'm forwarding your message to the list, I hope you don't mind, in the hope that there are others that might help out. See some comments further down. ... I...
Oct 12, 2009
VERY happy with Alan V3 alpha, so far!
Hey all. I'm only a couple of days old in using Alan. So far, I am _VERY_ happy with the way that it's been built as well as how it functions. I came to...
Oct 11, 2009
"finished with errors"
Not having much luck so far. I'm trying to compile a adventure (well, a room), mostly for the purpose of figuring out how to provide the path to imported...
Sep 27, 2009
topics & conversations
Okay, so I think I almost grasp how this system would work. Unfortunately, the well-written part on how to prepare an adventure means I have some work to do...
Sep 26, 2009
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