Everythings seems fine in the beginning:

**$ RUN MTREKINI**

WELCOME TO MULTI-TREK INITIALIZATION

DEFAULTS FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MAY BE SELECTED BY TYPING CARRIAGE-RETURN.

ENTER A RANDOM INTEGER: 341

ENTER STAR DENSITY OF UNIVERSE PARTS PER 100:

ENTER APPROXIMATE NUMBER OF STAR BASES:

ENTER NUMBER OF RANDOM JUMP POINTS:

ENTER ENERGY DRAIN FOR CLOAKING:

ENTER ENERGY DRAIN FOR ENERGY NET:

ENTER ENERGY DRAIN FOR TRACTOR BEAM:

ENTER WARP SPEED OF "BLACK HOLE":

MULTI-TREK INITIALIZED

$ MCR MTREK

Welcome to MULTI-TREK.

The following vessels are available for use.

Ship 1

Ship 2

Ship 3

Ship 4

Ship 5

Ship 6

Ship 7

Ship 8

WELCOME TO MULTI-TREK INITIALIZATION

DEFAULTS FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MAY BE SELECTED BY TYPING CARRIAGE-RETURN.

ENTER A RANDOM INTEGER: 341

ENTER STAR DENSITY OF UNIVERSE PARTS PER 100:

ENTER APPROXIMATE NUMBER OF STAR BASES:

ENTER NUMBER OF RANDOM JUMP POINTS:

ENTER ENERGY DRAIN FOR CLOAKING:

ENTER ENERGY DRAIN FOR ENERGY NET:

ENTER ENERGY DRAIN FOR TRACTOR BEAM:

ENTER WARP SPEED OF "BLACK HOLE":

MULTI-TREK INITIALIZED

$ MCR MTREK

Welcome to MULTI-TREK.

The following vessels are available for use.

Ship 1

Ship 2

Ship 3

Ship 4

Ship 5

Ship 6

Ship 7

Ship 8

**Enter the number of the vessel you wish to command:1**

From now on no more keyboard input is accepted anymore except for [CTRL-C] or [CTRL-Y] which both abort the game.

The terminal type I use is VT100 via PuTTY.

What's going wrong - do I overlook something?