## Search found 271 matches

March 27th, 2019, 9:53 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Four-Digit Prime Period Guns
Replies: 52
Views: 35849

### Re: Small Four-Digit Prime Period Guns

p7753 using a quadri-snark and a tremi-snark: x = 117, y = 120, rule = LifeHistory 36.A2.2A15.2A16.3A\$36.4A.A14.A.A15.A3B\$41.A16.A4.2A10.A3B\$34.7A.2A10. 4A.2A2.A2.A9.4B\$33.A2.B3.A.A2.A8.A2.A.A.A.A.2A10.4B\$33.2A2.2A.AB2.2A 10.BABABA.A14.4B\$28.2A6.B2AB2A15.B2ABA.A15.4B\$28.A8.5B16.2B.BA17.4B\$ 30.A7.3B1...
March 27th, 2019, 9:13 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 1688
Views: 770259

here's my longest 2c/7 partial:

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``````x = 11, y = 35
6bo\$6bo\$5bobo\$6bo\$6bo2\$5bobo\$4bob2o\$3bo3bo\$3bo2bo\$3bo\$b4obo\$b2obobo\$3b
2o\$5bo\$3bo2bo\$b2ob2o\$obob2o\$ob2o2\$2bobob2o\$4obob2o\$b4ob3o\$b2o\$3bobob2o
\$3bobo2bo\$3b3o\$4b3obo\$2bo2bob2o\$3bob2o\$2b2o\$4bo3bo\$5bo3b2o\$2b2obobo2bo
\$3b5o!``````
March 26th, 2019, 9:32 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Stable signal converters
Replies: 257
Views: 240048

### Re: Stable signal converters

For some reason Goldtiger's script isbn't working, but here's my almost complete (and really bad g-escorted OWSS: Okay so I fixed the inserter and rewinded a bunch of gliders so result in a mono-directional-fairly-widely-separated salvo that when it enters googoIplex's circuitry, it produces the es...
March 25th, 2019, 11:07 pm
Forum: Patterns
Replies: 1688
Views: 770259

Can any c/5 diagonal spaceships support this tagalong: (found in ikpx) x = 29, y = 32 2ob2o2bo\$3bo2bobo\$3b3o\$4bo3b3o\$5bob2o2bo\$7b2o\$7bo4bo\$11b3o\$9b2o2b3o\$ 11b2o3bo2\$13bobo2\$16b2o\$15b3o\$14b2o2\$16b3o\$16bobo\$16bob2o\$17b3o\$17bob 2o\$21bo\$18bo4bo\$19bobo3bo\$25bo\$23bo2bo\$25bo\$28bo\$25bo2bo\$26bo\$27bo! EDIT: a...
March 25th, 2019, 9:12 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Four-Digit Prime Period Guns
Replies: 52
Views: 35849

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

period 1051: x = 127, y = 66, rule = LifeHistory 72.2A20.2A\$71.A.A20.A.A\$65.2A4.A24.A4.2A\$63.A2.A2.2A.4A16.4A.2A2.A2.A \$63.2A.A.A.A.A2.A16.A2.A.A.A.A.2A\$21.A11.A32.A.A.A.A22.A.A.A.A\$21.3A 7.3A32.A.A.2A24.2A.A.A\$24.A5.A36.A32.A\$7.A15.2A5.2A\$7.3A70.2A4.2A\$10. A60.2A7.A6.A7.2A10.A\$9.2A60.2A5.A.A6.A.A5....
March 25th, 2019, 7:29 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Small Four-Digit Prime Period Guns
Replies: 52
Views: 35849

### Small Four-Digit Prime Period Guns

EDIT by dvgrn: Split topic off from the thread for chris_c's gun collection , since posting even 5% of the higher-period guns from this list would totally swamp that thread with guns that chris_c is not interested in collecting] For reference, here's all four digit prime numbers: 1009 1013 1019 102...
March 25th, 2019, 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Replies: 2847
Views: 815512

### Re: Thread for basic questions

What's a scorbie splitter? A Scorbie splitter is the particularly small and efficient G-to-2G that Scorbie suggested combining with a Snark to make a 180-degree reflector for a Hashlife-friendly Demonoid: x = 63, y = 31, rule = LifeHistory 21.4B\$20.4B\$14.B4.4B16.A11.2A\$13.3B2.4B16.A.A9.B2AB\$5.2A5.9...
March 24th, 2019, 9:51 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Stable signal converters
Replies: 257
Views: 240048

### Re: Stable signal converters

What inserter works at the top right? x = 595, y = 786, rule = LifeHistory 533.2A7.2A\$532.B2A2B5.A.A\$498.2A12.A20.4B2.BA.A.3A\$497.A.AB11.3A16.7B .B2A5.A18.2A\$497.2A3B13.A14.11B5.2A16.A2.A\$488.2A2B6.5B11.2A15.9B6.4B 14.3A\$488.2A3B.2B4.3B11.4B13.12B4.4B22.2A\$487.10B.6B3.2B7.3B12.16B.4B 12.3A5.A.A\$488....
March 24th, 2019, 7:59 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Stable signal converters
Replies: 257
Views: 240048

### Re: Stable signal converters

For some reason Goldtiger's script isbn't working, but here's my almost complete (and really bad g-escorted OWSS: x = 595, y = 786, rule = LifeHistory 533.2A7.2A\$532.B2A2B5.A.A\$498.2A12.A20.4B2.BA.A.3A\$497.A.AB11.3A16.7B .B2A5.A18.2A\$497.2A3B13.A14.11B5.2A16.A2.A\$488.2A2B6.5B11.2A15.9B6.4B 14.3A\$488...
March 24th, 2019, 6:16 pm
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Ikpx and grills
Replies: 127
Views: 72509

### Re: Ikpx and grills

On my current PC (not a Pi), in cygwin all I get when running ikpx is: Leo@HAL2300 ~/metasat \$ python ikpx.py -e split -d c/8o -d /c8/1 -f p3w12a100 -l c8o.rle **************************************************************** Incremental Knightship Partial Extend (ikpx) ******************************...
March 24th, 2019, 4:12 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

What about adding guns for each prime number up to 5000, as period multipliers wouldn't work?
March 24th, 2019, 1:46 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

googoIpIex wrote:yes, but why is there a limit?
Because the typical gun for these periods would be some lower-period loop fed into a period multiplier.
ah.
March 24th, 2019, 12:49 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

Why does the gun collection only go up to p1000? I'm sure there's more tiny guns for higher periods... In my github repo the limit was increased from 999 to 1024 some time ago (but stats for the average gun size still count p78-p999). I have no particular inclination to increase again. yes, but why...
March 24th, 2019, 12:41 pm
Forum: Scripts
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

How would one go about updating hersrch's conduit collection?

EDIT:
also, does hersrch use only herschel conduits?
March 24th, 2019, 12:26 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

Why does the gun collection only go up to p1000? I'm sure there's more tiny guns for higher periods...
March 24th, 2019, 10:01 am
Forum: Scripts
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Did you modify variables (particularly queue size)? Try compiling with "-mcmodel=medium" or "-mcmodel=large". Here's my fixed code: /* ** gfind 4.10 -- search for gliders in semitotalistic cellular automata ** David Eppstein, UC Irvine, 7 Mar 1998 ** ** This program performs very fast searches for ...
March 24th, 2019, 9:59 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2386
Views: 1618462

### Re: Soup search results

testitemqlstudop wrote:methuselae
March 23rd, 2019, 11:43 am
Forum: Scripts
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

testitemqlstudop wrote:I presume you're on macOS? On macOS, gcc is aliased to clang (****), so you need to install gcc via brew.sh
Nope, I'm on windows, but I sometimes use Ubuntu for more dedicated searches.
March 23rd, 2019, 10:33 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

Reductions to the p800: x = 57, y = 57, rule = LifeHistory 9.2A2.2A5.2A3.2A3.A\$9.A2.A.A5.A4.A4.3A\$6.2A.A.2A9.A3.A6.A\$4.A2.A.A2.B AB6.2A2.2A5.2A\$4.2A3.2ABA2B4.A2.A.A2.3B2.5B\$8.A2.2BA2B3.2A3.A3BA2B3.B A2B\$8.2AB3AB8.A.AB3AB2.B3AB16.2A\$11.B2AB8.4A2B2A2B2A2BAB10.2A4.A\$8.4A B5.2A4.B.3ABA2BAB4AB4.2A3.A2.3A...
March 23rd, 2019, 12:36 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

I'm bad at trying to shrink guns: (failed attempt at smaller p350) x = 54, y = 77, rule = LifeHistory 27.A3.2A3.2A\$25.3A4.A4.A\$24.A6.A3.A\$7.A16.2A5.2A2.2A7.A\$7.3A11.5B2.3B 2.A.A2.A3.3A\$10.A9.B3A3.B3AB2A3.2A2.A\$2.2A3.2A.A9.BA2BA2.A2BA2B.A6.A. 2A3.2A\$2.A4.A.A9.A4BA2BA6BA7.A.A4.A\$3.3A.A4.2A4.BA5B2A5B.A...
March 23rd, 2019, 12:26 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad
Replies: 584
Views: 452841

### Re: Execution of Old Guns by Variable-Speed Firing Squad

Kazyan wrote:Bullet's p10 sparker can form a smaller stabilization for the p50 gun, replacing the previous bulky p30 blinker-pushing mechanism.
I was going to ask about the p5 quinti-snark, but it's too high repeat time
March 22nd, 2019, 7:20 pm
Forum: Scripts
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

I fixed it by removing all instances of inline.
March 22nd, 2019, 6:38 pm
Forum: Scripts
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

strangly, it compiles fine in objective C...
March 22nd, 2019, 6:07 pm
Forum: Scripts
Replies: 180
Views: 49468