I've been experimenting with my C++ app that is a train and node simulator. I can get a train to move between nodes, opening me up to being able to find a best path and handle obsticles. This is still to do.
However, it's getting a little more complicated watch it step through it's motions by simply watching console output. Games need interfaces, even if it's something console based. Enter NCurses. This was easier to implement than I thought.
Most of my instruction and samples came from this HOWTO.
First, was simply including:
Setting up a simple …more ...