Debugging Sample licensing and help texts you can include in your games either as-is or with modifications.
Licenses and help
License and help boilerplate
CCPL.h (Version 1.2) Roger Firth
A library extension that displays text of the Creative Commons (http://creativecommons.org) Attribution-NoDerivs-NonCommercial 1.0 license, suitable for use as the license of a freeware IF game. Contains both the short (friendly) and long (legal) forms of the license.
GPL_for_Inform_src.tar.gz Patrick Boylan
Source code to add the Gnu Public License to a Z-Code game
HelpRoutines.h Emily Short
To print information that might help new IF players, such as a list of standard Inform verbs, suggestions about what to do at the beginning of a game, how to react to being stuck, etc.
howtoplay.h (24-May-2003) Michael Coyne
Implements a HELP verb that displays Fredrik Ramsberg's "How to Play" instructions from his "A Beginner's Guide to Playing Interactive Fiction." If used with Menus, the library displays the instructions in a menu; otherwise, the text is displayed in the main screen.
sha_hint.h (21-May-2003) Ricardo Dague
A library to add a simple hint system to a game, where the user enters "hint
Sample licensing and help texts you can include in your games either as-is or with modifications.
Last updated 24 December 2007. This web site has not been fully supported since April 2008. Information may be out of date. This page was originally managed by Emily Short.