Games::TicTacToe - Interface to the TicTacToe (nxn) game.
A console based TicTacToe game to play against the computer. A simple TicTacToe layer supplied with the distribution in the script sub folder. Board arranged as nxn, where n>=3. Default size is 3,For example 5x5 would be something like below:
| TicTacToe |
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 |
| 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 |
| 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 |
| 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 |
| 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 |
The game script play-tictactoe is supplied with the distribution and on install is available to play with.
USAGE: play-tictactoe [-h] [long options...]
--size=Int TicTacToe board size. Default is 3.
--symbol=String User preferred symbol. Default is X. The other possible
value is O.
--usage show a short help message
-h show a compact help message
--help show a long help message
--man show the manual
It sets up the game board of the given $size.
Returns game board for TicTacToe (3x3) by default.
Adds a player with the given $symbol. The other symbol would be given to the opposite player i.e. Computer.
Returns the players information with their symbol.
Makes the given $move, if provided, otherwise make next best possible moves on behalf of opponent.
Returns the result message.
Returns 0 or 1 depending on whether it needs to prompt for next move.
Returns 0 or 1 depending on whether it is the last move.
Returns 0 or 1 depending whether the TicTacToe game is over or not.
Returns 0 or 1 depending on whether the given $move is valid or not.
Returns 0 or 1 depending on whether the given $symbol is valid or not.
Returns 0 or 1 depending on whether the given $size is valid or not.
Mohammad S Anwar, <mohammad.anwar at yahoo.com>
<mohammad.anwar at yahoo.com>
Please report any bugs / feature requests to bug-games-tictactoe at rt.cpan.org or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=Games-TicTacToe. I will be notified & then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.
bug-games-tictactoe at rt.cpan.org
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To install Games::TicTacToe, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
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