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Re: getting it to work..

daemon@ATHENA.MIT.EDU (Mon Dec 13 17:12:16 1993 )

Date: Mon, 13 Dec 1993 15:03:49 -0600 (MDT)
From: Lynx <BRANDON@cc.usu.edu>
To: coldstuff@MIT.EDU

>#>I'm looking to create a core that is more accessable to the TinyMUD
>#> family people out there, because that's one way to attract them.
>#What does that mean `accessable to the TinyMUD family'?  Isn't that
># taking a step backwards?  After MOO, tinymuds seem so awkward and
># primitive to me.
> You can have OO in and out your ass three ways past Wednesday, but I
> still want a server with @dig, @link, @find, @open... I can't tell yet
> whether this will be doable in Cold, but as TeenyMud 2.0 looks like it
> will never be released, I'm hoping to find alternatives.  It'd be a
> damn shame to toss a 17k object db.

I'm still confused as to howcome you cannot have an interface like that.  The
interface is however you <big word> well make it. All you have to do is hose a
few commands and rename them.  User interface is the most trivial thing in
ColdMUD.  I beleive that coldworld (greg's core) has prolly less than 20 line
commands when you begin--and they ARE based off the Tiny family like

-DragonLynx (Brandon)