Las Venturas Playground
Running Las Venturas Playground yourself
The following steps will help you compile and run Las Venturas Playground on your own computer. Please do read the contribution guide if you're considering contributing!
- A computer running Windows 8 or later with the latest [Visual C++ redistributable] (https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/download/details.aspx?id=48145) installed.
- GitHub for desktop or another GitHub client must be installed, with support for git-lfs.
- The LVP Pawn Editor must be installed.
- The ability to execute a batch file as administrator.
Las Venturas Playground installation:
- Create a folder named
LVPsomewhere on your computer.
- Check out the server-staging repository in
- Check out the playground repository in the
- Go to
LVP\playground\pawn\. 1. Create a new file called
AUTHORwith a single line noting your e-mail address. 2. Open
lvp.pprwith the LVP Pawn Editor and click F5 to compile. 3. You should now have a file called
lvp.amxin this directory.
- Go to
LVP\server-staging\. 1. Run
dev-init.batas an administrator. This will create some symbolic links.
- Go to
LVP\server-staging\server\. 1. Create a new file called
database.jsonin this directory, and paste the contents of this gist. It grants you read-only access to the test server database. 2. Run
samp-server.exe. You are now running Las Venturas Playground.
Developers having made some larger contributions to Las Venturas Playground will be granted write access to the test server database, enabling them to test features more comprehensively.