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Old 01-21-2008

Maybe someone know how to create something like "*".
If someone uses Gentoo he must see this while emerge utility preparing an update.
I mean the symbol "/" spins.
# 2  
Old 01-21-2008
this should work (just fill red parts)

typeset goto_x_y=...
typeset char='/|\-'
typeset -i tick=0
while [[ create your own condition ]] ;do
print -- "${goto_x_y}${char[${tick}]}"
[[ $tick -gt 3 ]] && tick=0

Usually you should be able to use backspace instead of goto_x_y Smilie

I have not tested this but it should work.
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Old 01-21-2008
Very nice Smilie
All screen in lines Smilie
Also, did you mean printf?
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