Linuxnewbie.org: TinTin++ Mud ClientJan 14, 2000, 07:06 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by William Jensen)
[ Thanks to Sensei for this link. ]
"Tintin is a mud client. A mud client is a program that has specialized functions within it that assist you in your mudding. This inclues [sic] aliases, actions, variables, etc. The documentation that comes with the program explains these concepts and provides many valuable examples to get you started."
"The word mud is an acyronym for Multi User Dungeon. Some people also refer to it as Multi User Dimension. A mud, in general, allows many different people to hook up to one server running a game. This game, in general, revolves around a midevil theme. You make characters and level them up. Depending on the mud you are on, the questing can be exceptionally difficult, or very easy...."