Subject: Re: Nethack - x11tiles
To: Julian Coleman <>
From: Antti Kantee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/28/2000 00:34:54
On Sun Nov 26 2000 at 12:23:32 +0000, Julian Coleman wrote:

> > If you want ``pretty'' graphics, try nethack-qt.
> Ah, but it does.  I assume they are the same graphics as in nethack-qt.  The
> snag is that they are not installed correctly because of the way that nethack
> has been split up.  Install nethack-x11 from the package system, rebuild the
> x11tiles file in the work directory, replace the x11tiles file in nethackdir,
> set :
> 	*Tile_file:	x11tiles
> in your X resources and away you go.

Okay, it should work now out-of-the-box. I just hope the solution
doesn't introduce any other problems.

Anyways, I still think that nethack-tty rules ;)

Antti Kantee <>          v          Of course he runs NetBSD             i