makeobj — compile data sets for Simutrans


makeobj [ quiet ] capabilities

makeobj [ quiet ] pak [pak-file dat-file...]

makeobj [ quiet ] pak128 [pak-file dat-file...]

makeobj [ quiet ] list pak-file...

makeobj [ quiet ] dump pak-file pak-file...

makeobj [ quiet ] merge pak-file pak-file...

makeobj [ quiet ] extract pak-file


This manual page documents briefly the makeobj command.


Gives the list of objects, this program can read.
pak pak-file dat-file...
Creates a ready to use pak file for Simutrans from the dat files.

If the file names are omitted, makeobj defaults to all dat files under the current directory.

pak128 pak-file dat-file...
Creates a special pak file for 128x128 images.
list pak-file...
Lists the contents ot the given pak files.
dump pak-file pak-file...
List the internal nodes of a file.
merge pak-file pak-file...
Merges multiple pak files into one new pak file.
extract pak-file
Creates single files from multiple pak file.

If the quiet option is given as the first argument the copyright message will be omitted.

If a file name ends with a slash, a directory is searched rather than a file.


Simutrans was written by Hansjoerg Malthaner and the Simutrans Team.

This manual page was written by Ansgar Burchardt <>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).