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 Names of ports 
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is the a file that contains the names that the games uses to name the prots, and is the a file tat can easyly be edited.

i was tinkering with the idea of replacing names with city names
from the states.

thanks

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Looks like maybe PORTNAME.D8A is the file - but it's not straight text, you'd need a special editor to modify it.


Mon Apr 04, 2005 12:36 am
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Anyone else know more about this? I'm planning to do a themed edit and i'd really love to be able to customize port names.

Edit: It actually looks like it may be a fairly simple format:

1 Byte prefix flag
24 Byte null-padded name string
1 Byte suffix flag

I'll do some experiments tonight to see what else I can glean.


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