moon-buggy - drive some car across the moon
moon-buggy [-hnsV] [--help] [--no-title] [--show-scores] [--version]
Moon-buggy is a simple character graphics game, where you drive some
kind of car across the moon´s surface. Unfortunately there are
dangerous craters there. Fortunately your car can jump over them!
The program understands the following command line options.
shows a short usage message.
disable write access to your terminal by other users, so your
boss can´t disturb your game play with the help of "write" or
skips the title screen.
shows the current highscore list and exits.
prints the program´s version to standard output and exits.
The moon-buggy is controlled by a couple of keys, which are described
near the bottom of the screen. Most important are the following keys.
SPC, j makes your car jump. The length of a jump is fixed and you can
only start a new jump, while the wheels have contact to the
a, l fires the mining laser. The laser is used to remove stones,
which may block your way.
q quits the game prematurely. But you still keep your score and
may enter the highscore list.
The following files on your system are related to moon-buggy.
the moon-buggy executable.
the global score file
the local score file. This is used, if moon-buggy has no write
access to the global score file.
Moon-buggy Usage and Maintenance by Jochen Voss.
Copyright © 2004 Jochen Voss
Moon-buggy is free software. Read the file COPYING of the source code
distribution for details or press ´c´ at moon-buggy´s title screen.
The program moon-buggy was implemented by Jochen Voss