DM2Conv

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DM2Conv is a WAD convertor made by Vincenzo Alcamo. It converts WAD files from Doom, Doom II and Heretic to one of the other two games.

Usage

It works only from the command line: dm2conv (name of the original wad).wad (name of the wad that will be created).wad

Optional flags

/list a list of all the things present in the wad will be displayed.

/texture the textures are converted. This flag is often necessary otherwise the converted wad may not work.

Windows/Linux/macOS port

A DM2Conv v3.2 Windows/Linux/macOS x86/x64 port of the utility was made by i2van and released on October 28, 2020.

Features

  • Runs on Windows/Linux/macOS x86/x64.
  • Produces same output as original DOS utility.
  • Supports file names longer than 8.3 (total path limitation is 255 characters).

Known issues

  • Contains all original bugs if any.

Distribution changes

  • Original DOS binaries were moved to ORIGINAL.EXE folder.
  • 64-bit binaries are in x64 folder. Copy them one level up to use.
  • Ported sources are included; original are in git first commit.
  • Lazarus projects were added.

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