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by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
March 27th, 2019, 9:13 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Spaceship Discussion Thread
Replies: 1688
Views: 770259

Re: Spaceship Discussion Thread

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!
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
March 25th, 2019, 11:07 pm
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Spaceship Discussion Thread
Replies: 1688
Views: 770259

Re: Spaceship Discussion Thread

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...
by googoIpIex
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....
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
March 25th, 2019, 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread for basic questions
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...
by googoIpIex
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....
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
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) ******************************...
by googoIpIex
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?
by googoIpIex
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

BlinkerSpawn wrote:
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.
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
March 24th, 2019, 12:41 pm
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Thread for your script-related questions
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Re: Thread for your script-related questions

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

EDIT:
also, does hersrch use only herschel conduits?
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
March 24th, 2019, 10:01 am
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Thread for your script-related questions
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Re: Thread for your script-related questions

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 ...
by googoIpIex
March 24th, 2019, 9:59 am
Forum: Patterns
Topic: Soup search results
Replies: 2386
Views: 1618462

Re: Soup search results

testitemqlstudop wrote:methuselae
please no
by googoIpIex
March 23rd, 2019, 11:43 am
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Thread for your script-related questions
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Re: Thread for your script-related questions

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.
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
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...
by googoIpIex
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
by googoIpIex
March 22nd, 2019, 7:20 pm
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Thread for your script-related questions
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Re: Thread for your script-related questions

I fixed it by removing all instances of inline.
by googoIpIex
March 22nd, 2019, 6:38 pm
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Thread for your script-related questions
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Re: Thread for your script-related questions

strangly, it compiles fine in objective C...
by googoIpIex
March 22nd, 2019, 6:07 pm
Forum: Scripts
Topic: Thread for your script-related questions
Replies: 180
Views: 49468

Re: Thread for your script-related questions

My gfind isn't working. When I try to compile: Leo@HAL2300 ~ $ gcc gfind.c /tmp/cc76s0sh.o:gfind.c:(.text+0x4d0): undefined reference to `qIsEmpty' /tmp/cc76s0sh.o:gfind.c:(.text+0x4d0): relocation truncated to fit: R_X86_64_PC32 against undefined symbol `qIsEmpty' /tmp/cc76s0sh.o:gfind.c:(.text+0x9...
by googoIpIex
March 22nd, 2019, 4:29 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

Can someone update the list of optimizable guns?