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NAME

        jzip - execute Infocom v1-5 and Inform v1-5 & v8 game files
 

SYNOPSIS

        jzip [ options ] z-file-name
 

DESCRIPTION

        jzip invokes the Z-code Interpreter.
 

REQUIREMENTS

        jzip  will  run under most (if not all) flavors of Unix, including AIX,
        Solaris, SunOS, HP/UX, Linux, Free/NetBSD, IRIX, NeXT Mach, DEC  OSF/1,
        and others.
 

EDITING

        JZip now supports arrowkey editing in UNIX.
 
        Up/Down
               selects the previous / next command in history
 
        Left/Right
               moves the cursor over the line.
 
        Backspace
               deletes
 
        Typing inserts under the cursor
 

OPTIONS

        -l n   lines in display
 
        -c n   columns in display
 
        -r n   text right margin (default = 1)
 
        -t n   text top margin (default = 0)
 
        -v     display version information
 
        -m     monochrome mode
 
        -y     set Tandy bit
 
        -s n   zmachine  strict  level,  from  0 (none), 1 (report once, recom‐
               mended) to 3.
 

ENVIRONMENT

        jzip looks for the environment variable INFOCOM_PATH and will  use  the
        path  found  there  to look for the story file specified on the command
        line if the story file cannot be found in the current directory.
 

CREDITS

        jzip is written and  maintained  by  John  Holder  (j-holder@home.com),
        based  on the ZIP v2.0 sources by Mark Howell and Olaf ’Olsen’ Barthel.
 

AVAILABILITY

        The most recent version of jzip can be downloaded from one of:
 
http://www.jzip.sourceforge.net/
 
ftp://ifarchive.org/infocom/interpreters/zip/
 

FILES

        /usr/games/jzip
               The Z-Code Interpreter Program
 
        /usr/lib/games/zfiles
               Recommended location for Zcode files
        Interactive Fiction (IF) authors should check out rec.arts.int-fiction,
        and IF players should check out rec.games.int-fiction.
 

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