It's surprisingly easy in 2018 to ship a MUD! The frameworks are out there! So today I'm wondering whether there is a fun use case for a MUD that is either
- only available on a particular local network or
- only available as an Onion service
Holy cow, there already exists at least one public Onion service expressly for telnetting into, and it's an official Wikipedia mirror https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Telnet_gateway
@xor I love the _idea_ of a tor onion service MUD, but I think in execution there's just not enough critical mass to make something like that viable today.
@ross I mean, it might be lonely, but it is very (technically) viable today!
Oh for sure. And don't get me wrong. *I* would be on there all the damn time.
@xor There’s a bit of a project at my makerspace for making a MUD that’s kind of themed after it, and might primarily be available on our makerspace local network. We haven’t gotten very far, but it’s a fun idea.
@brittag That was the sort of thing I was thinking! I love the idea
@xor this'll look great on a VT100
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