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OpenSFX README
Last updated:    2021-03-23
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Table of Contents:
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1.0) About OpenSFX
 * 1.1) License
2.0) Installing OpenSFX
 * 2.1) Installing OpenSFX manually
 * 2.2) Installing OpenSFX using the Online Content service
3.0) Obtaining the source
 * 3.1) Compiling the source
 * 3.2) Contributing
4.0) Credits
 * 4.1) Sound credits of source sounds
 * 4.2) Sound editors
 * 4.3) Other authors
 * 4.4) License reference


1.0) About OpenSFX
==== =============
OpenSFX is a set of base sounds for OpenTTD and is the result of the
"Sound Effects Replacement" project.

The main goal of OpenSFX is to provide a set of free sounds which
make it possible to play OpenTTD without requiring the (copyrighted) files
from the Transport Tycoon Deluxe CD.

The OpenSFX sounds are free as in 'free beer' and free
as in 'freedom'.

1.1) License
==== =======
OpenSFX is free software, you are allowed to freely use, copy, modify and
share this, even commercially, as long you follow the licenses.

The OpenSFX sounds are licensed under the
    Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported
license.

All other files, including text files, scripts, etc. are
dual-licensed under:
    GNU General Public License version 2 (or later)
and
    Common Development and Distribution License 1.1.

You can find the full license texts in license.txt.

2.0) Installing
==== ==========
OpenSFX is available from at least three locations. This readme will
only cover the official download locations. We cannot support third
party download locations and we cannot refund your money if you have
paid money for OpenSFX.

There are three ways to get the latest stable release:
  * If you are new to OpenTTD, you do not have access to the original
    Tranport Tycoon Deluxe files and you are using the Windows installer
    to install OpenTTD you can select OpenSFX to be downloaded during
    the installation of OpenTTD.

  * If you are new to OpenTTD and do not have access to the original
    Tranport Tycoon Deluxe files, you will have to download and install
    OpenSFX manually. This is really not that difficult as it may
    sound, so do not worry too much about that.
      o Download location:
          https://www.openttd.org/downloads/opensfx-releases/latest.html
      o Installation instructions:
          Installing OpenSFX Manually.

  * If you already have OpenTTD up and running, the in-game Online Content
    service is the easy way to obtain OpenSFX.
      o Download location:
          use the in-game Online content service
      o Installation instructions:
          Installing OpenSFX using the Online Content service.

2.1) Installing OpenSFX Manually
==== ===========================
1. First, make sure that you have downloaded and installed at least
   OpenTTD version 1.0.0 or a recent nightly.
2. Next, download the latest OpenSFX package. (stable nightly)
3. Unpack the zip into the OpenTTD's /baseset directory. There is no
   need to unpack the tar file, so just leave it as it is. Your
   OpenTTD /baseset directory is either located in:
      * An OpenTTD folder in your user account's home directory:
          * Windows: C:\Users\<username>\Documents\OpenTTD
          * macOS: ~/Documents/OpenTTD
          * GNU/Linux: ~/.openttd
      * The OpenTTD installation directory.
4. Run OpenTTD.
5. In the main menu of the game, click the Game Options button.
   The Game Options dialog will appear.
6. Select OpenSFX from the drop-down list below Base sound set if
   that's not selected already (bottom left of window). Close the
   window using the × in the upper left corner.
      * If you did not install the original Tranport Tycoon Deluxe base
        sounds during the installation of OpenTTD, you can skip this step.
      * If you installed the original Tranport Tycoon Deluxe base sounds
        as well, this is where you can switch base sound sets.

2.2) Installing or Updating OpenSFX using the Online Content service
==== ===============================================================
This method uses the Online content service (BaNaNaS) to download OpenSFX.
In order to use this, you need a working OpenTTD (at least 1.0.0).

1. Start OpenTTD and on the main menu click the Check online content
   button. A new window will pop up.
      * If OpenTTD does not start, follow the manual installation procedure.
2. Find the OpenSFX entry from the list at the left. You can use the
   search box in the upper right corner of the window.
3. Click the little square in front of the OpenSFX entry in order to
   mark it for download.
4. Click the Download button in the bottom right corner. After
   download, close the open windows.
5. In the main menu of the game, click the Game Options button. The Game
   Options dialog will appear.
6. Select OpenSFX from the drop-down list below Base sound set if
   that is not selected already (bottom left of window). Close the
   window using the × in the upper left corner.
      * This is where you can switch base sound sets.


3.0) Obtaining the source
==== ====================
The OpenSFX source is available in a Git repository.
You can use Git to do a checkout from this address:
> git clone https://github.com/OpenTTD/OpenSFX.git
For releases you can download the (released) tarballs from:
> https://www.openttd.org/downloads/opensfx-releases/latest.html

3.1) Compiling the source
==== ====================
For compiling the source you need:
 * catcodec (https://www.openttd.org/download-catcodec)
 * (GNU) make
 * md5sum
 * cut
 * a sh compatible shell
 * git if you want it to be properly versioned
If you want to package you also need tar, zip and possibly bzip2.

3.2) Contributing
==== ============
Contributing to OpenSFX can be done in several ways, but they generally end
up with providing (improved) samples for the set. If you have got a better
sample than we currently have you can make that know via an issue at:
> https://github.com/OpenTTD/OpenSFX/issues
Please mention who made the original samples and that the sample has been
released under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported
license or a license that allows us to release it under that license
(for example, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported or
Creative Commons Zero 1.0).

4.0) Credits
==== =======
Most sounds come from freesound.org and pdsounds.org and were edited
by OpenTTD contributors in order to make them suitable for the game. Most
source sounds have been released under libre licenses like CC BY 3.0,
allowing sharing and remixing.

To see detailed license info about the actual sound files in OpenSFX,
see "src/opensfx.sfo" in the source repository.

4.1) Sound credits of source sounds
==== ==============================
This section gives credit to the original sound authors, i.e. the
sounds before they were edited. All sounds are sorted by their license
or legal status.
The name of the author, the origin website, the original file name
and the URL (if available) are given, in this order.

4.1.1) Public Domain
====== =============
* "Aldor" from "pdsounds.org"
    * Ascenseur / Elevator
* David R Barnes ("earthcalling") from "pdsounds.org"
    * Corner of a sheep field in summer

4.1.2) CC0 1.0
====== =======
* "1sticky8" from "freesound.org"
    * Dumpster_Diving.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/1sticky8/sounds/78484/
* "Bidone" from "freesound.org"
    * Affen schreit.mp3
      https://freesound.org/people/Bidone/sounds/67361/
* Elaine Miller ("Miselaineous" at "freesound.org")
    * elaine-growl.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Miselaineous/sounds/63668/
* "Matias.Reccius" from "freesound.org"
    * crashB.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Matias.Reccius/sounds/45102/
* "Necrosensual" from "freesound.org"
    * aluminum02.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Necrosensual/sounds/33906/
* "Q.K." from "freesound.org"
    * Metal_03.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Q.K./sounds/56253/
* "sagetyrtle" from "freesound.org"
    * crash.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/sagetyrtle/sounds/40158/
* "saphix" from "freesound.org"
    * file0375.mp3
      https://freesound.org/people/saphix/sounds/36794/
* "simon.rue" from "freesound.org"
    * Boink_v3.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/simon.rue/sounds/61847/
* "SlykMrByches" from "freesound.org"
    * splattt.mp3
      https://freesound.org/people/SlykMrByches/sounds/55234/
* Tom Haigh ("audible-edge" at "freesound.org")
    * Nissan Maxima burnout (04-25-2009).wav
      https://freesound.org/people/audible-edge/sounds/71740/
* "Metzik" from "freesound.org"
    * Train passby (tape stop).wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Metzik/sounds/387878/
* "SpaceJoe" from "freesound.org"
    * Bird Noise - 1.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/SpaceJoe/sounds/507257/
    * Bird Noise - 12.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/SpaceJoe/sounds/507254/
* "MrVasLuk" from "freesound.org"
    * Airplane propeller.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/MrVasLuk/sounds/333203/
* "ibisradio" from "freesound.org"
    * 5_Navy-Blue-Angels-jets_CLIP.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/ibisradio/sounds/328446/
* "mcpable" from "freesound.org"
    * Industrial Air Horn.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/mcpable/sounds/131930/
* "ecfike" from "freesound.org"
    * A Tree Falling Down.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/ecfike/sounds/139952/
* "fkurz" from "freesound.org"
    * cutting_tree.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/fkurz/sounds/169127/
* "JarredGibb" from "freesound.org"
    * Cow - Moan 2 - 96kHz.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/JarredGibb/sounds/233146/
* "marvman" from "freesound.org"
    * shaker2.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/marvman/sounds/51317/
* Jan Schupke alias "Vehicle" from "opengameart.org"
    * vial-glass-square-cinnamon-sticks-open-02.wav
      https://opengameart.org/content/fantasy-accessory-sfx-library
* "Mark_Ian" from "freesound.org"
    * RRCrossing.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Mark_Ian/sounds/240639/
* "Beviceps" from "freesound.org"
    * Cartoon - Slurp!.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Breviceps/sounds/445974/
* "ristooooo1" from "freesound.org"
    * Bubbles 001.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/ristooooo1/sounds/539823/
* "musicmasta1" from "freesound.org"
    * CarStartSkidCrash.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/musicmasta1/sounds/131385/

4.1.2) CC BY 3.0
====== =========

* "AGFX" from "freesound.org"
    * Squeeky ball Toy_1.L.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/AGFX/sounds/42940/
* "Anton" from "freesound.org"
    * wind1.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Anton/sounds/2690/
* "Benboncan" from "freesound.org"
    * Circular saw crosscutting.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Benboncan/sounds/60178/
* "cfork" from "freesound.org"
    * boing_raw.aif
      https://freesound.org/people/cfork/sounds/7967/
* Derek Murphy ("robbiesurp" at "freesound.org")
    * wfl5.5_snap.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/robbiesurp/sounds/3154/
* "www.digifishmusic.com" ("digifishmusic" at "freesound.org")
    * Passenger jet departs 2.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/digifishmusic/sounds/54965/
* "dobroide" from "freesound.org"
    * 20060419.horse.neigh.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/dobroide/sounds/18229/
* "Goldy-sama" from "freesound.org"
    * bulle.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Goldy-sama/sounds/4239/
* "Halleck" from "freesound.org"
    * JacobsLadderLong2.flac
      https://freesound.org/people/Halleck/sounds/19483/
* "han1" from "freesound.org"
    * Car start and drive.mp3
      https://freesound.org/people/han1/sounds/19025/
    * claxon.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/han1/sounds/19026/
* "man" from "freesound.org"
    * swosh.aif
      https://freesound.org/people/man/sounds/14609/
* "Marec" from "freesound.org"
    * metro.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Marec/sounds/17601/
* "icmusic" from "freesound.org"
    * london bus approaches & leaves.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/icmusic/sounds/36897/
* "jascha" from "freesound.org"
    * kick_1.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/jascha/sounds/2837/
* "JFBSAUVE" from "freesound.org"
    * CHAINSAW.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/JFBSAUVE/sounds/19898/
* "joedeshon" from "freesound.org"
    * slide_whistle_down_fast_01.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/joedeshon/sounds/79672/
* "l0calh05t" from "freesound.org"
    * in the smithy 2.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/l0calh05t/sounds/19027/
* "Leady" from "freesound.org"
    * Dropping a large gun.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Leady/sounds/12735/
* Leon Milo ("milo" at "freesound.org")
    * msfinmarken_Bergen.aif
      https://freesound.org/people/milo/sounds/23452/
    * ship2_bergen.aif
      https://freesound.org/people/milo/sounds/23722/
* "lonemonk" from "freesound.org"
    * Approx 850 - Enthusiast Audience.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/lonemonk/sounds/31169/
* "NoiseCollector" from "freesound.org"
    * CRASH2.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/NoiseCollector/sounds/2792/
* "patchen" from "freesound.org"
    * Locomotive 1 Distant horn.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/patchen/sounds/17851/
* "Pooleside" from "freesound.org"
    * nnb04_maxed.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Pooleside/sounds/21558/
* Richard Frohlich ("FreqMan" at "freesound.org")
    * whoosh06.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/FreqMan/sounds/25074/
* "roscoetoon" from "freesound.org"
    * t_start1.mp3
      https://freesound.org/people/roscoetoon/sounds/26814/
* "Sedi" from "freesound.org"
    * ae_51_m.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Sedi/sounds/70899/
* "Stickinthemud" from "freesound.org"
    * Bike Horn double toot.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Stickinthemud/sounds/27882/
* "suonho" from "freesound.org"
    * ELEMENTS_WATER_02_Phasin-bubbles.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/suonho/sounds/17783/
* "VEXST" from "freesound.org"
    * Snare 4.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/VEXST/sounds/26903/
* "bigpickle51" from "freesound.org"
    * Landing Jet 5 (Close).wav
      https://freesound.org/people/bigpickle51/sounds/219469/
* "Cheeseheadburger" from "freesound.org"
    * Plane Cessna start stop.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Cheeseheadburger/sounds/141519/
* "eliasheuninck" from "freesound.org"
    * steam train horn 01.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/eliasheuninck/sounds/170464/
* "Bluesy1905" from "freesound.org"
    * air hammer half close.wav
      https://freesound.org/people/Bluesy1905/sounds/344934/
* "InspectorJ" from "freesound.org"
    * Slide Whistle, Descending, B (H1).wav
      https://freesound.org/people/InspectorJ/sounds/410804/
* "swordofkings128" from "freesound.org"
    * "raw_bubblingdrink.ogg"
      https://freesound.org/people/swordofkings128/sounds/398029/

4.1.3) CC BY-SA 3.0
====== ============
* Lorenzo Sutton ("lorenzosu" at "freesound.org"):
    * helicopterRaw_16sec.wav
      https://archive.org/details/helicopterRaw_16sec

4.2) Sound editors
==== =============
Editing/(re)mixing was done by:
* Janis Lukss ("Pendrokar" at "wiki.openttd.org")
* "janusz" from "dev.openttdcoop.org"
* "Jklamo" from "wiki.openttd.org"
* Remko Bijker ("Rubidium" at "dev.openttdcoop.org")
* Richard Wheeler ("Zephyris" at "dev.openttdcoop.org")
* "Wuzzy" from "tt-forums.net"

A detailed list of who has worked on what sample is available in the
file "src/opensfx.sfo" in the source repository.

4.3) Other authors
==== =============
This is a list of sound creators that contributed
their work directly to OpenSFX:
* Remko Bijker ("Rubidium" at "dev.openttdcoop.org")
    * Started the OpenSFX project, author of the initial scripts,
      text files, chose most of the initial sounds
* Janis Lukss ("Pendrokar" at "wiki.openttd.org")
    * Own recordings/mixes
* Timo A. Hummel ("Felicitus" at "dev.openttdcoop.org")
    * Own work

4.4) License reference
==== =================
You can find the complete license texts here:

* CC0 1.0: <https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/>
* CC BY 3.0: <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/>
* CC BY-SA 3.0: <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/>
* GNU GPLv2: <https://www.gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/gpl-2.0.html>
* CDDL 1.1: <https://spdx.org/licenses/CDDL-1.1.html>