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[Bug 304024] Re: [needs-packaging] Word War vi


wordwarvi is available in Ubuntu 12.10 Beta "Quantal Quetzal"

** Changed in: ubuntu
       Status: Triaged => Fix Released

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  [needs-packaging] Word War vi

Status in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in Debian GNU/Linux:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  Please consider packaging Word War vi.

  "Word War vi is your basic side-scrolling shoot 'em up '80s style
  arcade game. You pilot your "vi"per craft through core memory,
  rescuing lost .swp files, avoiding OS defenses, and wiping out those
  memory hogging emacs processes. When all the lost .swp files are
  rescued, head for the socket which will take you to the next node in
  the cluster.

  You might notice some similarity to Defender or Stargate, and perhaps
  Scramble, or maybe Rescue Raiders, and if you liked those games,
  you're apt to like this game. There are plenty of differences from
  those games as well though, some might say it's really "neo-retro,"
  rather than purely retro.

  URL: http://wordwarvi.sourceforge.net/
  License: Code under GPL, music under CC-BY 2.0 and CC-BY-SA 3.0 (varies by sound file).
  Notes:Instructions on compiling can be found at http://www.savvyadmin.com/word-war-vi-in-ubuntu/

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