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- Today, 9:13 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Hexagonal Generations
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### Re: Hexagonal Generations

Here is a p30 gun in a slowly-apgsearchable CA without any common oscillators: x = 4, y = 4, rule = 246/246/4H 3A$4A$.3A$2.2A! #C [[ MAXGRIDSIZE 9 ZOOM 10 GRID ]] Is it possible to engineer an oscillator? [...] Here is a p30 oscillator with D12 symmetry, made out of six p30 guns: x = 31, y = 31, ru...

- Today, 6:09 am
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: islptng's sandbox and rle pastebin
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### Re: "Geminoid for kids"

bump :D #C 8c/78 Mini Orthogonoid in a 10-state Moore rule x = 101, y = 38, rule = GeminoidMaster 88.A4.A2.A$87.A5.A.A$86.A7.A17$BE3.BH.BC3.BH2.BD2.BD3.BH8.BI.BC.BC.BC .BC.BC.BC.BC.BC.BC.BC21.A$88.A$87.A14$90.A7.A$91.A5.A.A$92.A4.A2.A! @RULE GeminoidMaster @COLORS 0 0 0 0 1 255 255 255 Cell 2 128 1...

- October 9th, 2024, 8:39 pm
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: Classification of repeating patterns
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### Re: Classification of repeating patterns

[...] There are also bounded-population patterns whose bounding box grows forever, although the pattern never settles into two or more noninteracting objects. It feels like there should be a simple way to identify such patterns, even though they are neither a still life nor an oscillator nor a spac...

- October 9th, 2024, 5:26 am
- Forum: Scripts
- Topic: cfind - gfind for higher-range / multi-state rules
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### Re: cfind - gfind for higher-range / multi-state rules

When I run the command C:\Users\Chris\Desktop\cfind_windows\ca_lib.exe cfind -v (1,2)c/3 -r R3,C2,S2,B3,N+ -w 5 --symmetry a it gives this output: Beginning search for width 5 spaceship with ASYMMETRIC symmetry moving towards (1, 2) at 1c/3 in R3,C2,S2,B3,N+... Exception in thread "main" java.lang.A...

- October 8th, 2024, 9:41 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread for Your Accidental Discoveries that Aren't in CGOL
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### Re: Thread for Your Accidental Discoveries that Aren't in CGOL

A 4-headed "aperiodic spacefiller". Looks explosive when zoomed out. x = 11, y = 11, rule = B2cen3aceik/S2-kn3 4b3o$5bo$5bo2$bo3bo3bo$o9bo$bo3bo3bo2$5bo$5bo$4b3o! A predecessor to another aperiodic spacefiller, 1-headed this time, but in a different rulespace: x = 7, y = 7, rule = R3,C2,S,B6,10,15,...

- October 3rd, 2024, 9:46 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: HR1D (1-Dimension Rulespace)
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### Re: HR1D (1-Dimension Rulespace)

Not sure where to post this, but here is a list of potentially-apgsearchable OT rules. This list is neither complete nor accurate (with regards to apgsearchability of each rule)*. If this is not the first attempt to do so, let me know. [...] Using a variant of the script in the above post I have cr...

- October 2nd, 2024, 10:49 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata
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### Re: Miscellaneous Discoveries in Other Cellular Automata

Not sure where to post this, but here is a list of potentially-apgsearchable OT rules. This list is neither complete nor accurate (with regards to apgsearchability of each rule)*. If this is not the first attempt to do so, let me know. To do this, I used Golly to generate 64 50%-filled 16x16 soups i...

- October 1st, 2024, 5:13 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: DOTY 2023 Voting Thread
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- October 1st, 2024, 3:51 am
- Forum: The Sandbox
- Topic: Thread for your miscellaneous posts and discussions
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- September 30th, 2024, 9:11 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Oscillators in Life-like cellular automata
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### Re: Oscillators in Life-like cellular automata

I am surprised these oscillators didn't get added to the oscillators.db (especially the p251): Some oscillators in B3567/S14578. There are many middle-to-high-period oscillators, one of them being a surprisingly small p251. x = 58, y = 132, rule = B3567/S14578 o3bo$o4bo4$2bo$2o5$2b2o7bo$2o7b2obo4$2b...

- September 26th, 2024, 2:52 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA
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### Re: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA

[...] The intended transformation from a 3-state object to a 2-state object [...] No, I mean transformation in the opposite direction. Without additional explanations, it is not obvious how exactly "the 2c/5 domino puffer from HighFlock" can/should be represented in your three-state CA. Changing so...

- September 26th, 2024, 2:46 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA
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### Re: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA

While the pattern you posted is a three-state object in a three-state CA. Without additional information, it is not obvious what is the intended transformation to map an arbitrary two-state object from HighFlock into the corresponding (either two-state or three-state) object in your three-state CA....

- September 26th, 2024, 1:41 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA
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### Re: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA

A 3-state rule where the 2c/5 domino puffer in HighFlock is a 2c/5o spaceship. If there are any more such rules with fewer toggled conditions, let me know. x = 8, y = 7, rule = 2c5highflock .6A$A6.A$3.2B$2.A2.A$.A4.A2$.A4.A! @RULE 2c5highflock @TABLE n_states: 3 neighborhood: Moore symmetries: rotat...

- September 21st, 2024, 4:30 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: HROT,NW (Higher-range outer-totalistic, weighted)
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### Re: HROT,NW (Higher-range outer-totalistic, weighted)

A 1D object that stays 1D in the NW00000001000000000000050000000000001900000001051900190501000000190000000000000500000000000001000000-space exists in a rulespace that is more than or equal to 2^196 rules large, as there are, maximally 54 conditions: B0-2,5-7,10-12,25-27,30-32,35-37,50-52,55-57,60-62...

- September 19th, 2024, 2:00 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA
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### Re: Thread For Your Unrecognised CA

Welcome to the forums! It seems that you have made sufficient exploration in the rule to create a post about it. Well done! [...] I don't know if there is any example of a spaceship in both rules. [...] 3c/6 in the first rule, found using qfind v2.3: x = 12, y = 6, rule = B2ci3-cjkr4ciy/S2aek3-aky4c...

- September 13th, 2024, 4:52 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata
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### Re: Spaceships in Life-like cellular automata

c/6o in B3/S245678: x = 15, y = 27, rule = B3/S245678 3b2o2bo2b2o$2b3o2bo2b3o$2b3ob3ob3o$2bobob3obobo$2bobob3obobo$3b o2b3o2bo$3b2ob3ob2o$5b5o$2b2obo3bob2o$bo11bo$obo4bo4bobo$4bobobo bo$4b2o3b2o$5b2ob2o$2bo9bo$o2bo7bo2bo$bo2bo5bo2bo2$3b2o5b2o$5bo3b o2$3bobo3bobo$3b3o3b3o$2bo9bo$2bobo5bobo$3b2o5b2o$2...

- September 10th, 2024, 8:42 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Rules with interesting dynamics
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### Re: Rules with interesting dynamics

A 6-bit seed evolves into a wacky glider-emitting broken replicator, which apparently makes the CA unapgsearchable: x = 3, y = 4, rule = B2e3aijky4ajrt5ai7c/S1c2-i3cknry4a5ij7e8 bo$obo$obo$bo! #C [[ ZOOM 4 ]] A nearby CA (toggled B8) turns this into a diehard, which makes this new CA apgsearchable....

- September 9th, 2024, 9:29 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Miscellaneous Spaceship (collections) in Other Cellular Automata
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### Re: Miscellaneous Spaceship (collections) in Other Cellular Automata

The ship in the file with the highest period has speed 4c/205: x = 3, y = 2, rule = B2cei3ay4a5iy6i8/S01c2eik3-ackq4air5iy6ci8 bo$obo! A set of ships in this rule: c/4o, c/5o, c/6o, 2c/13o, c/7o, c/8o, c/9o, c/10o, c/11o, c/12o, c/13o, c/14o, c/15o, c/16o, c/17o, c/18o, 4c/205o x = 142, y = 125, ru...

- September 5th, 2024, 10:30 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread for your completed searches using any software
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### Width-3 grinships (Re: Thread for your completed searches using any software)

Doubleposting because I have completed a similar search to the above, but with the grin (b2o$o2bo!) being one phase. Command: cd EPE2Test make INT ./EPE -p 'b2o$o2bo!' -b 4 100 -g 10000 -m --mp 48 -r 'B/S' 'B2-a345678/S012345678' grinships.zip Unlike the previous search, this search was much faster,...

- September 3rd, 2024, 9:22 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: OCA Discovery of the Year 2023 Nominations
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### Re: OCA Discovery of the Year 2023 Nominations

Other possible ideas, that I am less sure about (especially the 4 mergers) Removing 49. A 2-engine cordership made out of blinker puffers in B356/S23, by b-engine. Merging 10, and 41 10. a p661 in B356/S23, by FWKnightship., and 41. The first odd period oscillator in Diamoeba, by bibunsekibun. Merg...

- September 2nd, 2024, 7:03 am
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: Create your own terminology
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### Re: Create your own terminology

So far I didn't find any way to destroy that oscillator, once it is constructed. It's still a kugelblitz even if it happens to be completely indestructible. But it would be interesting to have an example of a destructible kugelblitz. For example any single photon is safely absorbed, but a pair of p...

- September 2nd, 2024, 6:54 am
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: Create your own terminology
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### Re: Create your own terminology

[...] Due to symmetry, it suffices to consider photons arriving from one direction. [...] I think that due to the D8_1 symmetry of the oscillator it only suffices to consider these 14 photons: x = 135, y = 27, rule = KugelblitzTest 13.B$13.A9$14.B$14.A2$BA23.AB31.AB49.AB$62.AB49.AB$12.A53.AB49.AB$1...

- September 2nd, 2024, 4:31 am
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: Create your own terminology
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### Re: Create your own terminology

A kugelblitz is a stationary alien object (either a still life or an oscillator) with all of the following properties: [...] Does this count as a kugelblitz, then, if I am following the definition correctly? #C Six 2-cell photons form a p2 oscillator which then #C collides with photons from thirtee...

- August 30th, 2024, 10:15 pm
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread for Your Accidental Discoveries that Aren't in CGOL
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### Re: Thread for Your Accidental Discoveries that Aren't in CGOL

Here is an oblique spaceship predecessor, I'm pretty sure there are other variations in the same space: #C optional birth (61 conditions): 4, 9, 14, 18-19, 22-24, 29, 34, 39, 43-46, 48-49, 54, 58-59, 64, 68-70, 72-74, 77-79, 83-84, 88-89, 92-99, 103-104, 107-109, 111-124 #C optional survival (77 co...

- August 30th, 2024, 8:02 am
- Forum: Other Cellular Automata
- Topic: Thread for basic non-CGOL questions
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### Re: Thread for basic non-CGOL questions

Assuming the space of 2^250 rules that can be expressed in HROT weighted notation as R3,C2,Sx,By,NW00000001000000000000050000000000001900000001051900190501000000190000000000000500000000000001000000 (where x and y are sets of survival and birth conditions respectively), what is the space within said ...