Subject: Re: Adding libcaca support to SDL?
To: None <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/22/2003 02:13:25
On Sun, Dec 21, 2003 at 10:40:52PM +0100, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> I just added a package for libcaca to pkgsrc.
> libcaca[1] is a colour version of aalib -- graphics output
> to terminals.

On re-reading I find this might be misunderstood:
libcaca is like aalib -- it's not based on the same
code base, nor does it have the same API.
But it outputs colored ASCII characters on a terminal,
just like aalib outputs monochrome ASCII characters
on a terminal.