GNOMETRIS - move down Vs. drop

Asked by carlos on 2007-06-22

It seems to be a bug.
After some pieces and using full commands, including the Drop key (space bar), the down arrow key starts to behave somewhat like the space bar.
I mean, I can't stop the piece so its the same as droping it.
It's fustrating, it should move down only a square per hit or something.

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Solved by:
Markus Thielmann
Solved:
2007-06-23
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2007-06-23
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2007-06-23
carlos (cdanielabr) said : #1

It's worst than I thought. It doesn't have any consistency.
Sometimes it goes slowly, sometimes it simply drops the piece...

Best Markus Thielmann (thielmann) said : #2

Thanks for your question.

This bug is known for Dapper (Bug #52471). I can't reproduce it with Feisty. Which version do you use?

I'm hoping a short list of tetris clones and tertris-alikes in the repositories give you the chance of using another game:

ksirtet - Tetris and Puyo-Puyo games for KDE
ksmiletris - Tetris like game for KDE
atris - tetris-like game with a twist for Unix
bastet - Free clone of Tetris, featuring a bastard level
crack-attack - multiplayer OpenGL puzzle game like "Tetris Attack"
cuyo - Tetris-like game with very impressive effects
ghextris - A Tetris-like game on a hexagonal grid
gtetrinet - multiplayer tetris-like game
gtkboard - many board games in one program
ltris - very polished Tetris clone with CPU opponents
netris - free, networked version of T*tris
petris - Peter's Tetris - a Tetris(TM) clone
pytris - two-player networked console tetris clone
stax - collection of puzzle games similar to Tetris Attack
tetrinet-client - textmode client for tetrinet, a multiplayer tetris-like game
tetrinet-server - server for tetrinet, a multiplayer tetris-like game
tetrinetx - Game server for Tetrinet
xbl - 3-D tetris like game
xemeraldia - not just another tetris clone
xjewel - match colors on falling columns of blocks
xpuyopuyo - A puzzle game similar to tetris, played with colored blobs
xtokkaetama - X Puzzle Game.
xtris - client-server multiplayer X tetris
xwelltris - 3D Tetris like popular game similar to Welltris

carlos (cdanielabr) said : #3

Thanks Markus Thielmann, that solved my question.

carlos (cdanielabr) said : #4

I use Feisty, Gnometris version 2.18.1

thanks for the suggestions
let me also suggest a curious tetris game in stereogram:
http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/36795242/