Subject: Re: Nethack - x11tiles
To: Greywolf <>
From: Antti Kantee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/26/2000 12:54:05
On Sat Nov 25 2000 at 23:08:34 -0800, Greywolf wrote:

> # AFAIK nethack-x11 doesn't have pretty graphics, it's just the ascii
> # version but with x11 windows popping in and out all the time. IMHO it's
> # pretty annoying to play and I prefer a simple xterm-based solution.
> No, it's got the tiles capability.  AND, FWIW, I think the dialogs and the
> extra space afforded by an X11 setup is far superior to repeatedly answering
> "--More--" with a space bar.
> But that's just me.
> The trick is getting the x11 tiles properly set up.  I had to do that
> manually as well.

ic. I'll try to get this fixed soonish then. Anybody wouldn't just
happen to have a set patches lying around...? ;)

Antti Kantee <>          v          Of course he runs NetBSD             i