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       tennix — A funny 2D tennis game


       tennix [options]


       tennix is a top-view 2D tennis game. It features a two-player game mode
       and a single-player mode against the computer.

       Joystick can be used instead of the keyboard. See OPTIONS on how to set
       up the game for joysticks.

       This  is  the SDL port of a DOS game written in 2003. The original game
       can still be found on the web at


       W, S, D
              Player 1: Move up, down and swing the racket

       Up, Down, Spacebar
              Player 1 (alternative): Move up, down and swing the racket

       Mouse, Left mouse button
              Player 1 (alternative): Move while left  button  pressed,  swing
              racket when left button released

       O, L, K
              Player 2: Move up, down and swing the racket

       C      Change the type of court (grass, hard, clay)

       P      (Un)pause the game

       F      Switch between windowed and fullscreen mode


       -f, --fullscreen
              Start the game in fullscreen mode

       -h, --help
              Show summary of options

       -J, --list-joysticks
              Shows a list of joysticks and how to use them

       -j, --joystick Name
              Choose the joystick to be used to control Player 1



       Tennix was originally written by Thomas Perl (

       This  manual  page  was written by Andrea Colangelo (
       for the Ubuntu system (but may  be  used  by  others).   Permission  is
       granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms
       of the  GNU  General  Public  License,  Version  2  any  later  version
       published by the Free Software Foundation.

       On  Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License
       can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-2.