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GREED(6)			     Games			      GREED(6)

       greed - eat a game field	until you run out of moves

       greed [-s]

       The object of Greed is to erase as much of the screen as	possible by
       moving around in	a grid of numbers. To move your	cursor,	simply use
       your arrow keys or the the 'hjklyubn' keys or your numeric keypad (with
       Num Lock	on). Your location is signified	by the @ symbol. The following
       diagram shows how the basic movemebt keys work.

	   y k u  7 8 9
	    \|/	   \|/
	   h-+-l  4-+-6
	    /|\	   /|\
	   b j n  1 2 3

       When you	move in	a direction, you erase N number	of grid	squares	in
       that direction, N being the first number	in that	direction. Your	score
       reflects	the total number of squares eaten.

       Greed will not let you make a move that would have placed you off the
       grid or over a previously eaten square. If no valid moves exist,	your
       game ends.

       Other Greed commands are	'Ctrl-L' to redraw the screen, 'p' to toggle
       the highlighting	of the possible	moves, and 'q' to quit.

       The only	command	line option to Greed is	'-s' to	output the high	score

       The environment variable	GREEDOPTS can override the default color set,
       which will be parsed as a string	of the form:


       where <cn> is a character decribing the color for digit n. The color
       letters are read	as follows:

		b = blue,
		g = green,
		c = cyan,
		r = red,
		m = magenta,
		y = yellow,
		w = white.

       In addition, capitalizing a letter turns	on the A_BOLD attribute	for
       that letter.

       If the string ends with a trailing :, letters following are taken as
       game options. At	present, only 'p' (equivalent to an initial 'p'
       command)	is defined.

	   Default location of Greed high scores.

	   Where they're put if	the default location cannot be written to..

       Originally written by Matt Day. Maintained by <>.
       See ESR's home page at	for updates and	other

       This really ought to be an X game, but that would have been too much
       like work.

greed				  03/16/2017			      GREED(6)


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