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console.x read/write property

The console.x property gets or sets the current cursor column position.

Example


local console = require "console"

console.clear()

local message = "Hello World !"
console.color = "lightyellow"
console.y = math.floor(console.height/2)

for x = 1,console.width-message:len() do
	console.x = x-1
	console.write(string.rep(" ", message:len()))
	console.x = x
	console.write(message)
	sys.sleep(1)
end