[Scottish] SVGAlib

Gavin McCord scottish at mailman.lug.org.uk
Thu Nov 14 22:50:01 2002

On Thu, 2002-11-14 at 20:47, Allan Bruce wrote:
> Howdy all,
> I recently found ttyquake, which runs quake in text mode! Sounds intriguing
> so I thought I would try it out.  I have quake on my Windows partition so
> getting the rest of the files is not a problem.  Unfortunately it requires
> svgalib to be installed.  I tried installing this but a lot of files are
> missing, I think the svgalib I have is too new as the files missing are
> always '1' less than the ones I have.  Does anybody know how to solve this?
> Has anybody tried ttyquake? If so, what is it like?
> Thanks
> Allan

I think it's probably a good thing to show to MS users. Watch their jaw
drop. If you think that's cool though, how about ttv - I can watch TV in
ASCII mode. It's not too bad if you stand about 6 feet away.