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ultdoomer

Patching in Windows 7

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Thanks for the link, but could you help me with the syntax? Where exactly should doom2.wad be placed and what is the syntax? The help file is confusing.

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Place bspatch.exe, Doom 2 IWAD, and the patch file you need in the same directory.

For example, running this command will upgrade Doom2.wad v1.666 to v1.9:

bspatch.exe doom2.wad doom219.wad 1666_19
"doom219.wad" will be the upgraded IWAD.

Or run this command to overwrite the old IWAD:
bspatch.exe doom2.wad doom2.wad 1666_19

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You can always use the original patches with DOSBox, assuming the normal command line in Windows 7 is retarded. Some patches don't show up in the Doomworld database because it is a bit myopic and only shows ZIP files, so one needs to head over directly to idstuff on any mirror.

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myk said:

You can always use the original patches with DOSBox,

Including Hexen ones? I couldn't patch it, because DOSBox doesn't keep file dates.

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Did you try using the command line from Windows directly to apply that patch?

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