TREK(6) BSD Games Manual TREK(6)
trek [[-a] file]
trek is a game of space glory and war. Below is a summary of commands. For complete docu‐
mentation, see Trek by Eric Allman.
If a filename is given, a log of the game is written onto that file. If the -a flag is
given before the filename, that file is appended to, not truncated.
The game will ask you what length game you would like. Valid responses are “short”,
“medium”, and “long”. You may also type “restart”, which restarts a previously saved game.
You will then be prompted for the skill, to which you must respond “novice”, “fair”, “good”,
“expert”, “commodore”, or “impossible”. You should normally start out with a novice and
In general, throughout the game, if you forget what is appropriate the game will tell you
what it expects if you just type in a question mark.
computer request; ...
impulse course distance
move course distance
phasers automatic amount
phasers manual amt1 course1 spread1 ...
torpedo course [yes] angle/no
ram course distance
srscan [yes/ no]
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