FS2 data installation
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FreeSpace 2 Data Installation
Users who find themselves without an installed VP set may find this guide useful. This is a list of all the files I have installed on my working, fancy version of FreeSpace 2. It describes a full installation with speech and (almost) videos, and also all the mainstream visual mods and upgrades and the FreeSpace 1 port.
Original Volition VPs
These VPs are all found on the install CDs exceptRoot_fs2.vp which comes from the 1.2 upgrade pack. Some of them are found in data1.cab on install CD1 which can be opened with the unshield command. I am not sure if it is necessary or not to upgrade Root_fs2. --pvh
- Root_fs2.vp -- upgraded to 1.20
MVE files (Reported to be incompatible with Linux)
SCP upgrade files
Download these from the SCP site.
FreeSpace 1 Port VPs
Put these under a directory "fs1" and start FreeSpace with the added "-mod fs1", or just leave them in the root directory, which seems to work for me.