The minder is the center with knowledge of all active nodes.
Every client (minion) consists of one part minder
communication, one part minion communication, and one part
To actually play the game, some flavor of telnet program is
used to connect to the minion. A minion supports unlimited telnet
connections, so in theory one minion is enough to support a large
population of users.
The Tank relays room relevant information between the minions.
Download and Setup
Download the win32 minion client software here.
It is not an installation program, it's just an .exe file with all you
When started, a configuration file ("minion.cfg") and database file is
created in the working directory. Make sure these files are moved with the
executable file, or you'll lose your local database.
They might work, they may not. Compiled on a slackware 8.1 system.
Download mimi.tgz here.