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Interstate 76′ D3D patch + Gold Patch + Force Feedback Patch

I upload here the patches i have of Interstate 76′ as they are difficult to find. Interstate 76′ Force Feedback Patch (might be deprecated) Interstate 76′ Patch 1081 + French changelog (deprecated, see the one under) Interstate 76′ Patch 1083 Interstate 76′ Gold Patch

Compiling Micropolis (Simcity) on Ubuntu Intrepid (8.10) and Jaunty (9.04)

Update: Starting from Ubuntu Karmic (9.10), Micropolis is in your apt! You need the following: sudo apt-get install libx11-dev libxpm-dev x11proto-xext-dev libxext-dev You also need yacc, it will fail if you use bison or btyacc: btyaccpa.ske:111: erreur: expected specifier-qualifier-list before ‘yyparsestate’ btyaccpa.ske:128: erreur: expected ‘=’, ‘,’, ‘;’, ‘asm’ or ‘__attribute__’ before ‘*’ token btyaccpa.ske:131: erreur: […]