[Tutor] Flip Book Animation without GUI?
dyoo at hkn.eecs.berkeley.edu
Mon Apr 26 11:19:57 EDT 2004
On Sat, 24 Apr 2004, Jason Van Anden wrote:
> I am looking to do a simple flip-book style animation from a Linux
> command line - no x11, just run from the blinking cursor. 640 x 480.
> Any thoughts?
Have you tried curses yet? It provides terminal access:
Here's a small example of curses in action:
and you can probably do some kind of flip-book animation with this.
When you mentioned no-GUI as a requirement, do you mean no graphics
altogeter, or just no GUI widgets? If you want to access a graphics
library, the pygame library might be useful:
Lee Harr mentioned the 'aalib' project. I wonder: is aalib is accessible
from pygame? According to:
it might be possible to do this.
Good luck to you!
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