pong

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image of the game on a normal-sized terminal

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image of the game resized to a smaller terminal

PONG(6) Games Manual PONG(6)

NAME

pong
digital tennis game

SYNOPSIS

pong [
-r
] [
-d delay
]

DESCRIPTION

pong is a display-based game. The object of the game is to use your paddle to reflect the ball into the opponent's goal (their side of the wall).
You control the left paddle:
w
left paddle up
s
left paddle down
q
quit game
The right paddle, your opponent, is automatically guided.
The -r option disables automatic right paddle guiding and the right paddle can be controlled:
o
right paddle up
l
right paddle down

NOTES

pong requires ncurses. The game window can, at any time, be resized. This automatically adjusts the paddles to an appropriate size.

FILES

$HOME/.pong.scores
List of personal bests
April 18, 2019