gfind

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gfind
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Purpose Searching for spaceships
Created by David Eppstein
Platform Platform-independent C

gfind is a program by David Eppstein which uses de Bruijn graphs to search for new spaceships. It was with gfind that Eppstein found the weekender, and Paul Tooke later used it to find the dragon.

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Source code
  • gfind.c -- C source code
  • Adapting gfind (discussion thread) at the ConwayLife.com forums -- Paul Tooke's modified version
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