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by Dylan Chen
Today, 4:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to OCTA Metapixel
Replies: 3
Views: 22

Re: How to OCTA Metapixel

Hi, friend of math and code, welcome to the forum. in another post a few days ago: After drawing a pattern in Golly, select it and run Scripts/Lua/metafier.lua, and you'll get the metapixel presentation of the pattern. 1.yes, you can metapixelize everything. just select and click the metafier.lua sc...
by Dylan Chen
Today, 3:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CA and crypto
Replies: 13
Views: 7272

Re: CA and crypto

soup search as PoW 1. PoW need sth to proof the miner has done certain amount of computing work. 2. In soup search, we have rare soups in different level. The difficulty table shows the rareness of certain type of object. 3. The difficulty level may not totally coordinate with "interestness". Theref...
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 6:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Game of Life and Maths
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Re: Game of Life and Maths

If what you want is academic math research, here is a book https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/ ... 4996-217-9 that the 40th anniversary book, it contains some first-hand history about 1970± Life and several academic questions that I have been wondering since I join the community. Stories and Log...
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 10:22 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: the book 'Game of Life Cellular Automata' - translation need
Replies: 5
Views: 113

Re: the book 'Game of Life Cellular Automata' - translation need

Lexicon, Release 29 (2018 July 2)[/url] (provided that no new versions are coming along currently) (not LifeWiki, now that I've thought a little, as articles within are constantly changing and so not suitable) or the rumoured Game of Life textbook (details can be found here ). tks, I'll try that. T...
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 10:01 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: the book 'Game of Life Cellular Automata' - translation need
Replies: 5
Views: 113

Re: the book 'Game of Life Cellular Automata' - translation need

GUYTU6J wrote:
April 3rd, 2021, 9:36 am
more up-to-date resources like Life Lexicon and LifeWiki articles
where could I found the 'to-do-list', could you list them in your wiki user page?
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 9:32 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: the book 'Game of Life Cellular Automata' - translation need
Replies: 5
Views: 113

the book 'Game of Life Cellular Automata' - translation need

https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/ ... 4996-217-9

It's a terrific book, I haven't knew the existance of it untill the recommandation of @ hkoenig


Anyone would join me to translate it (at least some chapter) in to other languages?
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 3:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Metapixel cluster to display video
Replies: 6
Views: 220

Re: Metapixel cluster to display video

Yes, it is definitely possible.

If you have installed Golly, check hashlife/metapixel-galaxy.
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread for basic questions
Replies: 2609
Views: 752451

Re: Thread for basic questions

Is there clear boundary between Class 2 and Class 4 CA? Class 2:Simple (periodic) Class 4:Complex (unpredictable) Edit: tks! @dvgrn and here is megasize and messless https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/370571014654001154/827872542089805824/unknown.png https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/404518...
by Dylan Chen
April 3rd, 2021, 2:15 am
Forum: Other Cellular Automata
Topic: OCA DOTY 2020 Voting
Replies: 18
Views: 578

Re: OCA DOTY 2020 Voting

Not quite familiar with all OCA but

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by Dylan Chen
April 2nd, 2021, 5:22 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Leaving
Replies: 10
Views: 433

Re: Leaving

Why leaving?
LeapLife is marvelous. Check this promoting video made by me.
https://www.bilibili.com/video/BV1gb4y197J5
by Dylan Chen
April 2nd, 2021, 3:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread for basic questions
Replies: 2609
Views: 752451

Re: Thread for basic questions

The occurrance of asy 16x16 Methuselahs are log-linear: https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/370570978188591105/827427299489218560/unknown.png by inaccurate statistical inference, there would be 8.6x10^67 methuselah_25k in future total 10^76 asy-soups. https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/370570...
by Dylan Chen
April 1st, 2021, 5:27 am
Forum: Website Discussion
Topic: Suggested LifeWiki edits
Replies: 266
Views: 81689

Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Since win10 have occupied more than 50% market share, could we recommand WSL in first place on our apgsearch tutorial? I believe WSL is easy to use than cygwin. And it is more convenient to 'install'. idk whether some else of the tutorial is obsolete. but at least it should clarify WSL is better alt...
by Dylan Chen
March 31st, 2021, 11:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread for basic questions
Replies: 2609
Views: 752451

Re: Thread for basic questions

What limited the development of CA ? in last half century DeepLearning goes from 1943(MCP)->1958(Perceptrons)-> 1986(MLP)-> 1990+(SVM)-> 2006(unsupervised learning)->2012 (CNN) For CGoL most theory has been done in 1970+ or 80+, in Scientific American, Life volume, or Conway's book. The paper about ...
by Dylan Chen
March 31st, 2021, 7:43 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: From amateur to professionalist, could we make a living via CA
Replies: 1
Views: 85

From amateur to professionalist, could we make a living via CA

In the age of 17th century, our social productivity is limited. It was not possible to support professional full-time composer. Everyone have to work, instead of doing what they really want to do. Bach, best composer of the time, have to make a living by begging the kindness of his masters, playing ...
by Dylan Chen
March 31st, 2021, 2:12 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: RANDOM POSTS (YUJH)
Replies: 13
Views: 937

Re: RANDOM POSTS (YUJH)

Hi, yujh!

Are you good? not have seen you since discord blocked in Mainland.
by Dylan Chen
March 29th, 2021, 8:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread for basic questions
Replies: 2609
Views: 752451

Re: Thread for basic questions

In order to create a Garden of Eden. Consider one cell. If it is ON it has 140 parents.
https://oeis.org/A196447

how did that 140 come from?

B3: 8x7x6/3/2
S2: 8x7/2
S3: 8x7x6/3/2
=140
by Dylan Chen
March 25th, 2021, 8:51 pm
Forum: Bugs & Errors
Topic: Lifelib not cloning
Replies: 5
Views: 283

Re: Lifelib not cloning

sorry for the inconvenience, the tutorial on lifewiki is relatively obsolete (even in the time I join the community) ( Edit: would you like to decribe the problem more specificly? which OS it is? which command cause that?) ( Edit2: join the official Discord , it's easier to get response intantly, an...
by Dylan Chen
March 15th, 2021, 6:57 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: otismo
Replies: 206
Views: 48116

Re: C A versus Blockchain

otismo wrote:
March 15th, 2021, 4:34 pm
aren't Cellular Automata better than Blockchain ?

yes, I hold the same opinion.

do you know there is a CGoL 'block chain' on github?

check here https://github.com/nialloc/GameOfLife/issues/1
by Dylan Chen
March 14th, 2021, 7:53 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: 'What are you doing?' then I answered
Replies: 3
Views: 141

'What are you doing?' then I answered

Assume there is a museum you can take away exhibits freely as the replica is identical to the original Assume there is a dataset with 2000+TB of size which has computed out a 6.3MB summary Assume there is a virtual world could be explore via computer /even hand and won't be interfered by human will ...
by Dylan Chen
March 13th, 2021, 8:11 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: Methuselahs
Replies: 41
Views: 1073

Re: Methuselahs

yes, if you are fascinated with Methuselah, pls vote for 52513M in POTY 2021 (next year). That Methuselah lasts 52513 generations: x = 16, y = 16, rule = B3/S23 3o2b2obob2ob3o$2obob3o4bobo$bo2bo2bobob3obo$2bo2b2o3bo2bo$2bo5bobo3b2o $o4b2o3b3obo$3b2o2bo2bobo2bo$2b4obo2bob2o$2ob2o2b2o5b2o$ob4obo4b3o$o...
by Dylan Chen
March 12th, 2021, 2:22 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: =* squishyboi's ice cream truck :D *=
Replies: 27
Views: 3025

Re: =* squishyboi's ice cream truck :D *=

can't help to apgsearch your rules
by Dylan Chen
March 9th, 2021, 12:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thread for basic questions
Replies: 2609
Views: 752451

Re: Thread for basic questions

It is a simple question about soup searching. Why everyone is searching asymmetric soups? (C1+G1) instead of higher symmetry? Edit when scrolling this threads, I found that maybe I could answer some questions. How much CO2 does a computer emit for apgsearching one soup in B3S23/C1 on average? And ho...
by Dylan Chen
March 8th, 2021, 8:34 pm
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: How to discover new patterns
Replies: 19
Views: 841

Re: How to discover new patterns

Hi Dylan Chen! Firstly, this is more or less selfish but can you please stop spam searching SkiLife and/or search LeapLife? It's rather humiliating to see someone with money surpass the collabrative effort. tks for the elaborate gun-making guide, but I'd like to clarify the 'money' relating concern...
by Dylan Chen
March 7th, 2021, 8:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Catagolue Discussion Thread
Replies: 399
Views: 154601

Re: Catagolue Discussion Thread

from statistics based on textcensus.csv https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/404518331605975040/818100559101952000/unknown.png Here is 'Occurrence Summary comparation' between C1 and G1 To be more specific, C1 have 1% advantage of discovery new object. https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/404518...
by Dylan Chen
March 7th, 2021, 2:57 am
Forum: The Sandbox
Topic: How to discover new patterns
Replies: 19
Views: 841

Re: How to discover new patterns

Hunting wrote:
February 13th, 2021, 8:13 pm
most guns in OCA were found by rubbing two high period sparky oscillators
Hi,Hunting!

Could you help me with the finding of SkiLife glider gun?

I tried p36 and p7 with mannul effort, however, nothing speciall show up

Ski Life (B3-k/S23-i)-forum
Catagolue