Around Tilde Town
Socializing on ~town
tilde.town's mail server cannot send outgoing mail or accept incoming mail; it's for contacting other users on the server internally only.
Current mail clients on the town are:
Join the chat with the
chat command. Anyone can create a channel, or join an
- #tildetown (default)
For more information, see the IRC wiki!
To contribute: share a link to an image on IRC with the text #fridaypostcard. Updated every Friday.
Join our internal forum with
bbj and follow the instructions to set up an
We have an internal command-line blogging platform. To use it, run:
feels while logged in to tilde.town.
For your public_html/
Join the ~ring.
feels can automatically post entries to your public_html; just enable publishing from the settings menu!
tildebook is tilde.town's unofficial user directory!
To add your profile, simply create
tildebook_profile.html in your
public_html (with a size of 144px × 144px) and run
/home/login/cronjobs/update_tildebook to have it added in as an
gopher is a pre-web, text-only technology that uses a directory structure to
navigate documents instead of hyperlinks. tilde.town's server can be found at
gopher://tilde.town:70, and you can make your own gopherhole by creating
public_gopher in your home directory. you'll need a gopher-compatible browser
lynx gopher://tilde.town:70) to view gopher pages.
Games on tilde.town
The games have now their own pages for convenience.
- Code on ~.town - see what others coded on tilde.town
- music sharing - share your favorite songs
- video sharing - share your favorite youtube videos
- tilde.town cadastre - ASCII art tilde.town
- watch some shrimps - watch some shrimps at the command line
- watch a train - watch a train with user-made cars and add your own
- see location of townies - see where in the world townies are
random_pokemon.sh- get an ASCII art pokemon
birthday- publish your birthday
pairing- share tmux sessions with people on tilde
shadowland- a forum in the shadowrun universe
indexme- to create a directory listing at index.html in a directory (more info)
- ~.town fortunes - get a random tip, joke, recommendation from another townie
- holodeck - a shared storytelling tool
- rainbow wall - a world-modifiable rainbow wall
nicethings- a command intended to cheer people up
If you notice anything else cool and useful around town, feel free to add it here!
last compiled: 2019-06-02 19:38:02.595450