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       Scorched3D - 3D game similar to Scorched Earth


       scorched3d [options]


       This  program  is a free (GPL) 3D game based heavily on the classic DOS
       game Scorched Earth "The Mother Of All Games". Scorched3D adds  amongst
       other new features a 3D island environment and LAN and internet play.


       The following options are supported.

                      Allows any program exceptions to be thrown (core dumps)

       -connect <string>
                      The  name  of the server to connect to, starts a NET/LAN

       -console       Run the server in a  console  (non-gui)  mode  (Default:

       -loadmodfiles  Loads the mod files even in a non-network game (Default:

       -loadsave <string>
                      Continues a scorched 3d client game, requires  the  name
                      of the saved game.

       -nooptions     Only provided for backward compatability, has no current
                      meaning (Default: off)

       -password <string>
                      The password of the NET/LAN server

       -screensaver   The program will terminate  on  any  keyboard  or  mouse
                      events (Default: off)

       -startclient <string>
                      Starts  a  scorched  3d client, requires the name of the
                      client settings file e.g. data/singlecustom.xml

       -starthelp     Shows the Scorched3D help dialog (Default: off)

       -startserver <string>
                      Starts a scorched 3d server, requires the  name  of  the
                      server settings file e.g. data/server.xml


       Scorched3D  has  been written by Gavin Camp <>.
       This man page was written by Bartosz Fenski <> for  the
       Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but it may be used by others).

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