ETOOBUSY 🚀 minimal blogging for the impatient
I’ve been totally fascinated by Asciiquarium.
I mean… how cool can this possibly be?
There’s even a Twitch channel streaming it 24/7!
It’s a big Perl script that can possibly use some refactoring or reorganization, but still! I’ve forked what I’ve found as a semi-official repository in GitHub, because there were a few interesting pull requests lingering from some time and I was curious. If you’re curious too, take a look at polettix/asciiquarium, which includes also the enhancements (a yellow submarine, a sword fish, and some more stuff that is in the original as far as I can understand).
This also led me to discover the Perl module Term::Animation, which is what makes the magic possible. I hope to have time to take a deeper look at it!
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