[bf1942] BF2 Technical Information Wiki

Luke luke at techfreak.org
Fri Jun 17 13:09:19 EDT 2005

I just hope EA doesn't label this WIKI a part of the 'hacker community'


Seriously - this is a great idea. Bookmarked and looking forward to using
this resource. Thanks.


Forrest Thiessen said:
> There's been some discussion on this list about creating a wiki that
> could serve as a community repository of technical information about
> BF2: for example, port usage, Python scripting, and so on.  Based on
> past experience, game developers/publishers generally (with one or two
> notable exceptions) don't provide anywhere near as much information as
> the community really wants or needs; a wiki has been proposed as a great
> way to close that gap.
> Well, I really would like to see such a thing happen, and am in a
> position to help, so I've decided to bite the bullet and jump in: I've
> created a (nearly empty) wiki at
>     http://bf2.fun-o-matic.org
> To the extent that people think this would be useful, please
> contribute!  It's a wiki, which means that anyone can edit
> anything--please have at it!  If you're not familiar with wikis, please
> be assured that they really do work--even though anyone can change
> anything, there is is a full change log with revert capability (also
> accessible to anyone).
> The wiki uses MediaWiki software, which was created for and is used by
> the Wikipedia project (http://wikipedia.org).  MediaWiki has lots of
> useful features, including the ability to export everything, which
> someone asked for.
> --Forrest

Blessed are the geeks: for they shall inherit the earth.

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