xsystem35(6) program to play System 3.5 games


xsystem35 [OPTIONS]


This manual page documents briefly the xsystem35 command.

This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

xsystem35 is a program to run System 3.5 games. Known games are:

• Kichikuou Rance

• Ikenai Katsumi Sensei

• Rance IV for WIN

• Tōshin Toshi 2 for WIN

• Kaerunyo Panyon

• Ikusamiko

• Ningengari (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• Type Zero (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• ATLACH=NACHA (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• DALK (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• Tōshin Toshi (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• Dr. Stop! (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• Rance I (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• Rance II (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• Rance III (in Alice no Yakata 456)

• 王道勇者

• DiaboLiQuE

• AmbivalenZ for Win95

• Pastel Chime

• Prostudent GOOD

• Mamorigami-sama

• Mamatoto

• Hushaby Baby


• Persiom

• 隠れ月

• SeeIN Ao

• これD.P.S.? (in 20 seiki Alice)

• かえるにょ国にょアリス (in 20 seiki Alice)

• Only You - Re cross

• 王子さま Lv1.5

• Daiakuji (Not opening)

• 妻みぐい (Not opening)


The program start with the following options starting with one dash (`-'). A summary of options is included below.

-gamefile file

set game resouce file to 'file'


don't use MIT-SHM (use in another display)

-devcd device

set cdrom device name to 'device'

-devmidi device

set midi device name to 'device'

-devdsp device

set audio device name to 'device'

/dev/dsp : oss type (device name)


select output audio device


OSS mode


ALSA mode


Enlightened Sound Daemon mode


Disable Audio output


select output midi methods


External midi player


Raw Midi device


Sequenceer device (?:devicenumber)


Disable MIDI output

-midiplayer cmd

set external midi player to 'cmd'

-devmix device

set mixer device name to 'device' (effective only for oss)

-devjoy device

set joystick device name to 'device'

if 'device' is set to 'none', don't use the device

-savekanji #

kanji code of filename (0 or 1 ... 0:euc, 1:sjis)


always draw antialiased string (for !256 colors game)


never use antialiased string (for !256 colors game)


start with fullscreen


disable image cursor


Show version of program.

-h, --help

Show summary of options.



The per-user configuration file to control the behaviour of xsystem35.


Ying-Chun Liu <[email protected]>

Wrote this manpage for the Debian system.


Copyright © 2010 Ying-Chun Liu (PaulLiu)

This manual page was written for the Debian system (and may be used by others).

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or (at your option) any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-2.