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wormsanimate worms on a display terminal


worms [-ft] [-d delay] [-l length] [-n number]


worms is a UNIX version of the DEC-2136 program “worms”.

The options are as follows:

-d delay
Specifies delay as a delay, in milliseconds, between each update. This is useful for fast terminals. Reasonable values are around 20-200; the default is 0.
Makes a “field” for the worm(s) to eat.
-l length
Specifies length as a length for each worm; the default is 16.
-n number
Specifies number as the number of worms; the default is 3.
Makes each worm leave a trail behind it.
July 31, 2012 NetBSD 7.0