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More on LinuxToday CLI Magic: Typespeed the Fun Typing Tutor

Aug 09, 2005, 08:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Barr)

"This week's focal point on CLI Magic fits the topic like butter on a biscuit. Typespeed is a fun, educational game that you or your children can use to improve their typing skills. And what does the CLI require from that Old Mister Easy the GUI doesn't? That's right. Typing skills. Let's build this thing and give it a spin.

"Download the latest tarball (0.4.4 is the one I got) from the Typespeed homepage and decompress it. Then enter the typespeed-0.4.4 directory and type make. You may need to add the development version of ncurses to compile typespeed. I did, but that was the only thing I needed..."

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