For general help installing and using the application, the
Wiki includes a
Manual. If your issue isn't addressed there (or the relevant article isn't written
yet or is out of date), try posting in the
forums. The sections
below list additional resources for some specific situations:
Installing the Application
You can find installation instructions for every supported platform
in the Wiki. If you are having problems, try posting in the
reporting a bug, or contacting me about the issue.
Found a problem or want to suggest an improvement?
You can report a bug using the Help | Report a Bug menu item directly from
Strange Eons, which will open this
bug report page in your browser.
Alternatively, you can contact me about the issue using this
Help for Plug-in Developers
If you'd like to add support for a new game, add new component types, add new
tools, or customize how Strange Eons works, use these resources as starting
- Plug-in Authoring Kit
- A downloadable project for Strange Eons that is chock-full of example code and other resources.
- Developer Manual
- Wiki pages that document Strange Eons from the plug-in developer's perspective.
- How-to Guides
- A series of tutorial-style articles that cover topics of interest to plug-in developers.
- Developer Forums
- Have a specific problem or question not covered in the documentation? Post
your question in one of the development forums.
- API Reference
- Select the Help | Document Browser menu item to browse APIs
(Application Programmer Interfaces). More information is available in a
How-to Guide article.
the Mozilla Developer Network has an excellent reference. It is oriented
towards Web development, but the basic information about the language is the same.
- The Java Tutorials
- Another option for plug-in developers is compiled Java code.
The Java Tutorials provide an extensive and detailed introduction to
Help for Translators
The following resources are a good place to start if you'd like to help translate Strange Eons or a plug-in:
- Translator's Manual
- A collection of Wiki pages with content specific to Strange Eons translation.
- Translator Forums
- Drop by to introduce yourself, ask for help translating your plug-in, or
post a question about the translation process.
Volunteering to add or update a translation for Strange Eons is
encouraged. Feel free to contact me to get started.
Contact the Developer
You can write to the developer using this Feedback form.