lots of times the game file is places in /usr/local/games .. or a directory like that ..
Posted: Sat Nov 24, 2007 7:17 pm Post subject: Re: Text-based Game
Anyone know any good text-based RPGs out there? I tried to download the one in the add/remove software menu, but afterwards when I went to play it wasn't in the games menu.
Ya, text based games likely don't get put in the menu since, well, they're text. Just open a terminal and type the game's name. Or if you don't know what the binary is called run something like (substituting the package name for "foo" below):