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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Sokwe » May 14th, 2024, 3:02 am

Haycat2009 wrote:
May 14th, 2024, 1:04 am
“Every finite phoenix evolves into an oscillator”

But the domino and dot do not do this?
According to the wiki
A phoenix is a pattern all of whose cells die in every generation, but that never dies as a whole.
Since the domino and dot reach population 0, they do not qualify under this definition.
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moving spaceship status pages to the mainspace and {{LinkForumThread}} style=raw

Post by DroneBetter » May 14th, 2024, 1:29 pm

as shown in User:DroneBetter/userspace rule pages#Spaceship_Search_Status_Page-style_pages, there are a few pages alike the LifeWiki:Spaceship Search Status Page for other rules, of which 2×2, HighLife, Day & Night, LeapLife and (in User:DroneBetter/qfind results) the sqrt replicator rule, Flock, HighFlock, Pedestrian Flock and Holstein have pages. Should these status pages be moved from their respective userspaces to subpages of their subject rules? (I have contributed mainly to my own userspace ones and 2×2 as of late, and have been treating the edit logs themselves as sufficient citation, and including longest partials for selected results in the footnotes, neither of which are done in the mainspace Life one)

also, I added an option for one to specify style=raw in {{LinkForumThread}}, to allow the appending of " (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums" to be omitted like {{LinkCatagolue}}, and currently used it in the 2×2 and qfind results pages, in order to add descriptions of what they contain (since the usual "Re:" titles are not very helpful), should this be employed on the mainspace? The default appendiing is not very useful when repeated many dozens of times in very long pages and looks somewhat ugly, perhaps forum citations could be separated off from others in their own subsection with "ConwayLife.com forums" as the header? (the current consensus seems to be to have them appear in order of invocation, not chronology, so it wouldn't violate any existing conventions)
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Re: moving spaceship status pages to the mainspace and {{LinkForumThread}} style=raw

Post by confocaloid » May 15th, 2024, 12:49 am

Hunting wrote:
August 22nd, 2023, 8:49 am
[...] Also: you should've quote me.
DroneBetter wrote:
May 14th, 2024, 1:29 pm
[...] Should these status pages be moved from their respective userspaces to subpages of their subject rules? [...]
Only if the initial contributor(s) explicitly agree to the idea. Some userpages may not be up-to-date. Some userpages may go against formatting/style guidelines. Some userpages were not intended to be moved into mainspace to begin with.

No matter what is the current state of the page, it should be the decision of the initial contributor(s) whether or not the page can be moved.

DroneBetter wrote:
May 14th, 2024, 1:29 pm
(I have contributed mainly to my own userspace ones and 2×2 as of late, and have been treating the edit logs themselves as sufficient citation, and including longest partials for selected results in the footnotes, neither of which are done in the mainspace Life one)
Edit logs don't provide a sufficient citation for a page, either in the main namespace or in the OCA namespace. A citation should lead to a place that is external to the wiki page. E.g. that might be a webpage, a book, an external article, a forum post.
DroneBetter wrote:
May 14th, 2024, 1:29 pm
also, I added an option for one to specify style=raw in {{LinkForumThread}}, to allow the appending of " (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums" to be omitted like {{LinkCatagolue}}, and currently used it in the 2×2 and qfind results pages, in order to add descriptions of what they contain (since the usual "Re:" titles are not very helpful), should this be employed on the mainspace? The default appendiing is not very useful when repeated many dozens of times in very long pages and looks somewhat ugly, perhaps forum citations could be separated off from others in their own subsection with "ConwayLife.com forums" as the header? (the current consensus seems to be to have them appear in order of invocation, not chronology, so it wouldn't violate any existing conventions)
I don't have an issue with repeating similar titles in footnotes. As long as the link leads from a footnote to the correct source (which does support the claims made on the wiki), and as long as the footnote text doesn't somehow mislead or misrepresent the source, any consistent formatting should work fine.

Adding new values for template parameters or adding new template parameters usually creates more problems with consistency (and/or maintainability of the resulting template infrastructure) than it could solve. Hence my preference would be to avoid using the newly added "style=raw" and remove it from the template.

If it is desirable to have a different formatting for some situations, then I think there should be a discussion opened here in the "LifeWiki Discussion" subforum, with a detailed outline of what is suggested, and when exactly the new formatting would be used (vs. when the old formatting would be used). If that discussion reaches some consensus, perhaps the end result could be a separate dedicated template (as opposed to overloading an existing template with too many special cases).
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by wwei47 » May 15th, 2024, 1:56 pm

Is it time to move the 754P7 page to 563P7? I have a draft in my namespace ready to go.
If anyone cares, I've started work on another (34,7)c/156 spaceship using the same reaction.

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by hotdogPi » May 15th, 2024, 2:01 pm

I would support a move.
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Periods discovered: 5-16,⑱,⑳G,㉑G,㉒㉔㉕,㉗-㉛,㉜SG,㉞㉟㊱㊳㊵㊷㊹㊺㊽㊿,54G,55G,56,57G,60,62-66,68,70,73,74S,75,76S,80,84,88,90,96
100,02S,06,08,10,12,14G,16,17G,20,26G,28,38,44,47,48,54,56,72,74,80,92,96S
217,486,576

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Haycat2009 » May 15th, 2024, 10:09 pm

Nah. It is a reduction. For the same reason 51P384 was not moved to 49P384, I do not support it.
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Sokwe » May 16th, 2024, 5:04 am

wwei47 wrote:
May 15th, 2024, 1:56 pm
Is it time to move the 754P7 page to 563P7? I have a draft in my namespace ready to go.
I support the move, as the 563-cell form is currently the most notable form.
Haycat2009 wrote:
May 15th, 2024, 10:09 pm
Nah. It is a reduction.
The page was moved once before after a reduction. Another example is 54P23, which was moved from 55P23.
Haycat2009 wrote:
May 15th, 2024, 10:09 pm
For the same reason 51P384 was not moved to 49P384, I do not support it.
51P384 was moved to 49P384 (by C28, without discussion) but then moved back (by Confocal, without discussion). I don't think that case should be used as precedent.
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by hotcrystal0 » May 16th, 2024, 7:33 am

Sokwe wrote:
May 16th, 2024, 5:04 am
wwei47 wrote:
May 15th, 2024, 1:56 pm
Is it time to move the 754P7 page to 563P7? I have a draft in my namespace ready to go.
I support the move, as the 563-cell form is currently the most notable form.
When 678P7 was found, the 754P7 page was not moved to 678P7, so I disagree with the move.

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x = 192, y = 53, rule = B3/S23
33$42b4o$41b6o$40b2ob4o$41b2o3$41b2o$39bo6bo$38bo8bo$38bo8bo$38b9o3$42b
4o$41b6o$40b2ob4o$41b2o!

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by wwei47 » May 16th, 2024, 7:57 am

hotcrystal0 wrote:
May 16th, 2024, 7:33 am
Sokwe wrote:
May 16th, 2024, 5:04 am
wwei47 wrote:
May 15th, 2024, 1:56 pm
Is it time to move the 754P7 page to 563P7? I have a draft in my namespace ready to go.
I support the move, as the 563-cell form is currently the most notable form.
When 678P7 was found, the 754P7 page was not moved to 678P7, so I disagree with the move.
This feels ambiguous; it could also be argued that the page was moved from 1320P7 to 1308P7 and from 1308P7 to 754P7, meaning that it should be moved a second (EDIT: 3rd) time.

EDIT 2: Correction: The page was moved directly from 1320P7 to 754P7. This would actually be the second move.
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by dvgrn » May 16th, 2024, 9:05 am

Sokwe wrote:
May 16th, 2024, 5:04 am
I support the move, as the 563-cell form is currently the most notable form.
...
51P384 was moved to 49P384 (by C28, without discussion) but then moved back (by Confocal, without discussion). I don't think that case should be used as precedent.
It does seem like we have a good number of precedents where a page was moved to document a reduced and now-more-notable form. Maybe there are just as many cases where a page was not moved, and the new form was documented in the gallery section instead. Not sure about the relative counts of moved vs. not-moved. Pretty clearly there are a good number of examples in both categories.

That being the case, it seems to me that arguing from precedent just plain isn't a useful way to decide this issue. How about looking at what form of the article will best document ... whatever people might want to know?

I'm somewhat convinced by the idea that it works well to have the article be about the current most notable / most used form of the pattern. If there's a variant that everyone would use for new constructions if they knew about it, and if someone is willing to do the work to make the article be about that variant, then what's wrong with having the article document that variant, with previous variants shown and documented in the gallery section?

Before we have the same arguments all over again, I'd suggest that anyone who wants to discuss this might want to read through this previous discussion on the 54P23 move that Sokwe mentioned, starting with confocaloid's statement of the "don't-move" case, and I think ending with Sokwe's ideas about when a move is warranted.

(Side note, the "heavyweight volcano" article is still stuck saying that it was discovered by Dean Hickerson; there wasn't any more discussion about whether it should be changed to say that Scot Ellison discovered that form of the sparker in 2007. I think maybe it should be changed -- the history with Dean Hickerson's original 1995 variant will still be plainly visible at the top of the gallery.)

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by wwei47 » May 16th, 2024, 9:07 am

Unrelated but is this P5 toad worth adding to the toad reaction page? It trades clearance for size compared to the one on the page.

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x = 17, y = 15, rule = B3/S23
11bo$10bobo$10bobo$8b2obob2o$8bo2bobo$9bobobo$8b2obobob2o$7bo2b2obo2b
o$b2o5bo5bo$bobo5b5o$3bo$ob2o5b2ob2o$2o8bobo$10bobo$11bo!
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by confocaloid » May 20th, 2024, 5:33 am

https://conwaylife.com/w/index.php?titl ... did=141528
In the oscillator 94P48, I do not see a phase where the hassled reaction would consist of some instances of I-heptomino. Can anyone double-check whether or not the oscillator is a I-heptomino hassler (as claimed in the text added in the linked edit)?

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x = 28, y = 20, rule = B3/S23
9b2o$10bo$b2o7bobo12b2o$obo8b2o12bobo$obob2o16b2obobo$bobobo11b2o3bob
obo$3bo12b2o6bo$2b2o13bo3bo2b2o$b3o17bo2b3o$b3o20b3o$b3o20b3o$b3o2bo17b
3o$2b2o2bo3bo13b2o$3bo6b2o12bo$bobobo3b2o11bobobo$obob2o16b2obobo$obo
12b2o8bobo$b2o12bobo7b2o$17bo$17b2o!
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Bullet51 » May 20th, 2024, 11:01 pm

The Eater 4 page states:
Examples of its use include the pre-pulsar hassler in p29 pentadecathlon hassler, the p30 honey farm hassler shown below
but there is no Eater 4 in the p30 honey farm hassler contained in the page.

The same problem arises on P30 honey farm hasslers. The problem could be caused by the original p30 honey farm hassler (dimer, containing an Eater 4) being replaced by the monomerized version (without an Eater 4).
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by confocaloid » May 21st, 2024, 12:58 am

Bullet51 wrote:
May 20th, 2024, 11:01 pm
The Eater 4 page states:
Examples of its use include the pre-pulsar hassler in p29 pentadecathlon hassler, the p30 honey farm hassler shown below
but there is no Eater 4 in the p30 honey farm hassler contained in the page.

The same problem arises on P30 honey farm hasslers. The problem could be caused by the original p30 honey farm hassler (dimer, containing an Eater 4) being replaced by the monomerized version (without an Eater 4).
Both pages use the file RLE:p30honeyfarmhassler1 (the "Eater 4" page uses it since May 2022, and the "Period-30 honey farm hasslers" page uses it since November 2022 when it was split from "Honey farm hasslers#p30").

The file was changed in March 2024 ( https://conwaylife.com/w/index.php?diff ... did=105066 ), which led to the problem. The old version is the following:
Revision as of 20:01, 6 March 2022 wrote:

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x = 29, y = 22, rule = B3/S23
17b2o$17bobo$19bo$15b4ob2o$15bo2bobobo$20bobo$20bo2b2o$4bo14b2o4bo$4ob
o15b5o$3obobo14bo4b2o$5bobo16b2o2bo$6bo18bob2o$5b2o7b2ob3o5bo$5b2o7b2o
8b2o$5b2o4$18b2o$18bo$19b3o$21bo!
Note that there are no other uses of the same file (Special:WhatLinksHere/RLE:p30honeyfarmhassler1), which means the straightforward way to solve the problem is to restore the older revision of the file.
If one needs to have the reduced version shown somewhere on the wiki, that would involve more than one edit, and it would make sense to have the reduced version in a different file (instead of changing an existing file already used in some contexts).
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Vort » May 27th, 2024, 3:39 am

Filter page states that "A filter is an oscillator used to delete some but not all of the spaceships in a stream", but when I tried to delete gliders from the stream with P10 filter, the only outcome was destruction of filter.
Maybe it is better to replace pattern from wiki with slightly modified one, which does not collide with the stream?

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x = 46, y = 48, rule = LifeHistory
13.2A4.2A$13.A.A2.A.A$15.A2BA$13.BA4BAB$13.BA4BAB$14.A4BA$8.2A6.2A$9.
A6.B$9.A.AB2.2B$7.2A.2AB.3B2A$8.A3.7BA3B16.2A$6.A.A3.5B2ABA4B6.A2.A4.
A$5.A.A.2A.8BA5B5.4A5.A$5.A.A.A.A.8BA3BAB8.2A2.2A$3.2A2.A.2AB5.2B2A5B
2A2.A.2A.A.A3.2A$2.A4.2A2B7.4B3.2A2B.2A.ABA.2A.A2.A$3.4A.2B16.4B4.BA
2B3.3A$3A3.AB2.A16.4B3.2AB4A$A2.3A2B.A.A16.11B.A.2A$3.A.AB.A.A18.3BA
2B.A2BAB.A.A$4.AB3.A20.3BA3.2A2B.A.A$31.3AB3.B2.2A.2A5$13.2A4.2A$13.A
.A2.A.A$15.A2BA$13.BA4BAB$13.BA4BAB$14.A4BA$8.2A6.2A$9.A6.B$9.A.AB2.
2B$7.2A.2AB.3B2A14.2A$8.A3.7BA3B10.A5.2A$6.A.A3.5B2ABA4B9.A4.A$5.A.A.
2A.8BA5B5.4A5.A$5.A.A.A.A.8BA3BAB3.A4.2A2.2A$3.2A2.A.2AB5.2B2A5B2A3.
3A.A.A3.2A$2.A4.2A2B7.4B3.2A2B4.ABA.2A.A2.A$3.4A.2B16.4B4.BA2B3.3A$3A
3.AB2.A16.4B3.2AB4A$A2.3A2B.A.A16.11B.A.2A$3.A.AB.A.A18.3BA2B.A2BAB.A
.A$4.AB3.A20.3BA3.2A2B.A.A$31.3AB3.B2.2A.2A!
EDIT by dvgrn: Done (52P10 instead of 51P10). It looks like the insufficient-clearance version has been in there since the sparker page was created. The caption says "This is not its only use". I don't know offhand what the other uses are -- is there maybe a reason to document them on a 51P10 page?

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by hotdogPi » May 27th, 2024, 7:47 am

I was probably thinking of this p20 R-pentomino hassler when I write that it wasn't its only use.

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x = 24, y = 18, rule = B3/S23
8b2o$8b2o4$9b2o$8b2o9b2ob2o$2b2o5bo5b2o3bobo$bobo11b2o3bobo$bo13bo2bob
2o$2o11bob4o$12b2o5b3o$8b2obobob2obo2bo$8bob2obobo3b2o$13b2o2b2o$9b4o
5bo$9bo2bo4bo$17b2o!
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Periods discovered: 5-16,⑱,⑳G,㉑G,㉒㉔㉕,㉗-㉛,㉜SG,㉞㉟㊱㊳㊵㊷㊹㊺㊽㊿,54G,55G,56,57G,60,62-66,68,70,73,74S,75,76S,80,84,88,90,96
100,02S,06,08,10,12,14G,16,17G,20,26G,28,38,44,47,48,54,56,72,74,80,92,96S
217,486,576

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Vort » May 31st, 2024, 9:05 am

(Maybe this is more more question than suggestion, but I don't know where else to put it anyway)
If I understand correctly, many sparkers with even periods can be used as filters.
So to what extent Filter article should be expanded?
For example, should Jason's p22 be added to "List of filters" section?
I optimized several guns with its help, so its usefulness as period doubler has been proven not only theoretically, but also practically.

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by unname4798 » June 7th, 2024, 12:16 pm

Please, remove User:Unname4798/common.js
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by wwei47 » June 7th, 2024, 8:27 pm

https://conwaylife.com/wiki/Period-24_l ... k_hasslers Can't we just replace two of the molds with ships?

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x = 66, y = 41, rule = B3/S23
58b2o$58bobo$60bo$53b2o4b2ob2obo$53bobo3bo2bob2o$42b2o12bo3bo$41bobo
10bo3bob2o$6b2o33b2o3bo7bo3b4o$5bobo23b2o12b3o6b3obo$5bo14b2o9bo12bobo
bo5b2o3bobo$ob2ob2o4b2o6bo2bo9b3o8b3ob3o4b3obo$2obo2bo3bobo6bobo2bo2b
2o5bo9bobobo5bo3b4o$5bo3bo10bo7bo16b3o6bo3bob2o$4b2obo3bo9b2obo3bobo
15bo9bo3bo$4b4o3bo11bo5b2o4b2o16bobo3bo2bob2o$7bob3o6bo15bobo11bo4b2o
4b2ob2obo$4bobo3b2o5bo2bo13bobo10bobo10bo$7bob3o4b3ob3o11b2o11bobo10bo
$4b4o3bo5bobobo26bo4b2o4b2ob2obo$4b2obo3bo6b3o32bobo3bo2bob2o$5bo3bo9b
o26bo9bo3bo$2obo2bo3bobo32b3o6bo3bob2o$ob2ob2o4b2o4bo26bobobo5bo3b4o$
5bo10bobo11b2o11b3ob3o4b3obo$5bo10bobo10bobo13bo2bo5b2o3bobo$ob2ob2o4b
2o4bo11bobo15bo6b3obo$2obo2bo3bobo16b2o4b2o5bo11bo3b4o$5bo3bo9bo15bobo
3bob2o9bo3bob2o$4b2obo3bo6b3o16bo7bo10bo3bo$4b4o3bo5bobobo9bo5b2o2bo2b
obo6bobo3bo2bob2o$7bob3o4b3ob3o8b3o9bo2bo6b2o4b2ob2obo$4bobo3b2o5bobob
o12bo9b2o14bo$7bob3o6b3o12b2o23bobo$4b4o3bo7bo3b2o33b2o$4b2obo3bo10bob
o$5bo3bo12b2o$2obo2bo3bobo$ob2ob2o4b2o$5bo$5bobo$6b2o!
If anyone cares, I've started work on another (34,7)c/156 spaceship using the same reaction.

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by PHPBB12345 » June 10th, 2024, 7:56 pm

Add double beehive push catalyst to beehive push catalyst page

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x = 17, y = 13, rule = B3/S23
4bo3bo3bo$3bobobobobobo$2bo2bobobobo2bo$2b3o2bobo2b3o$7bobo$2b5o3b5o$
bo13bo$2b3o7b3o$4bo7bo$2b2o4bo4b2o$2bo4bobo4bo$obo4bobo4bobo$2o6bo6b2o
!

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by confocaloid » June 11th, 2024, 5:38 am

The edit https://conwaylife.com/w/index.php?diff ... did=132033 looks like an attempt to combine two different pieces of information in a single sentence. (Note that the dart was previously compared with the turtle in that sentence, and that they are both bilaterally symmetric, but in two different ways.) I suggest to move the added information into a separate sentence.

EDIT by dvgrn: Done (here).
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by Vort » June 13th, 2024, 6:28 am

I think it is important to mention that timing of trombone slide can be adjusted by +5 mod 8 by replacing Snark with Snark64.
Less important detail: adding two Bandersnatches (+4 mod 8 ) allows full mod 8 range to be tuned.
However, I don't know how exactly trombone slide article should be modified.

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by confocaloid » June 13th, 2024, 6:41 am

Vort wrote:
June 13th, 2024, 6:28 am
I think it is important to mention that timing of trombone slide can be adjusted by +5 mod 8 by replacing Snark with Snark64.
Less important detail: adding two Bandersnatches (+4 mod 8 ) allows full mod 8 range to be tuned.
However, I don't know how exactly trombone slide article should be modified.
There are also some other possibilities involving a colour-preserving glider shifter:

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x = 29, y = 32, rule = B3/S23
2bobo16b2o$3b2o16b2o$3bo11b2o$14bobo2b4o$14bobobo4bo$15bobobobobo$17b
obob2o4b2o$16bobo8bo$17bo7bobo$2bo22b2o$bobo$o2bo$2ob2o$bo4bo$o2b4o5b
2ob2o$b2o9b2ob2o$3b2o$3bo$4bo$b3o$bo4$8b2o$8bo2bob2o$9b3obobo$13bobo2b
o$11b3ob4o$10bo3bo$10b2o2bobo$15b2o!

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x = 26, y = 46, rule = B3/S23
16b2obo$12b2obo2b2o$12bo3bo$14b2ob2obo$6b2o2b4obobob2o$6bo2bobo$7bobo$
8bobo9b2o$9bo4b2o4bo$14b2o6bo$18b5o$18bo$21b2o$21bo$19bobo$19b2o$25bo$
23b3o$22bo$22b2o$2o$2o$12bo$13bo$11b3o3$12b2o$12b2o14$16b2o$17bo$14b3o
$14bo!
Inserting one or more of these in some sequence/orientation allows to fine-tune the timing and the geometry of the glider track.
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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by iddi01 » June 16th, 2024, 11:53 am

I noticed that there's literally a 1.5 month gap in the news. I think it's impossible for this community to not have a notable discovery for so long. Can anyone fill in the gap?
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First gun i constructed:

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x = 69, y = 69, rule = B3-n/S1e2-a3-e4e
2$32b3o$32bobo$32bobo$32b3o27$63b4o$b4o58bo2bo$bo2bo23bo4b2o28b4o$b4o
21bobo$28bo21$35bo$34b3o6$33b3o$33bobo$33bobo$33b3o!

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Re: Suggested LifeWiki edits

Post by rattlesnake » June 16th, 2024, 8:29 pm

https://conwaylife.com/patterns/eater2variant2.rle and https://conwaylife.com/patterns/eater2variant2.cells look like:

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#C [[ GRID VIEWONLY ]]
x = 5, y = 10, rule = B3/S23
2o$bo$bo$2ob2o$3b2o2$2ob2o$bobo$bobo$2bo!
It should be

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#C [[ GRID VIEWONLY ]]
x = 5, y = 9, rule = B3/S23
2o$bo$bob2o$2ob2o2$2ob2o$bobo$bobo$2bo!
EDIT by dvgrn: Fixed (and then re-fixed, since the above is a still life but not an eater2 variant, as PHPBB12345 and confocaloid point out below).
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