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Simple magic 8-ball game written in PHP
#!/usr/bin/env php
<?php
/**
* Magic 8 Ball IRC bot
* Created by Lance Brignoni
* Converted to PHP by Arnold Daniels
* This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
* it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
* the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or
* (at your option) any later version.
*
* This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
* but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
* MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
* GNU General Public License for more details.
*
* You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along
* with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc.,
* 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
*/
// Following function asks user question, then returns random results from responses
function answerQuery()
{
$responses = ["Not so sure", "42", "Most likely", "Absolutely not", "Outlook is good",
"I see good things happening", "Never", "Negative", "Could be", "Unclear, ask again",
"Yes", "No", "Possible, but not probable"];
echo "Ask and you shall receive: ";
$question = fgets(STDIN);
echo "Let me dig deep into the waters of life, and find your answer\n";
sleep(2);
echo "Hmmm\n";
sleep(2);
$picked = array_rand($responses);
echo $responses[$picked], "\n";
}
do {
answerQuery();
// Following asks user if they would like to play again, and loops until user is finished
echo "Would you like to ask the Wise One another question? Y/N: ";
$secondQuestion = fgetc(STDIN);
echo "\n";
} while (strtoupper($secondQuestion) === "Y");
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