[Xlock-develop] xlockmore-5.24ALPHA04 released
David A Bagley
bagleyd at gwyn.tux.org
Sat Mar 24 15:09:33 EDT 2007
Oops mistakenly called the last one 5.23ALPHA03 (it was 5.24ALPHA03)...
anyway here is 5.24ALPHA04
Just 2 more modes easily converted to xlock95 in this ALPHA release
(the rest look a bit harder). A zip file is also available for the
new xlock95 modes.
* penrose added to xlock95 ("far" changed to "faraway" to compile).
* xcl added with a fix for DefaultScreen, which should not be
* there since xlock is a multiscreen program.
Created packaging scripts in etc with input of releases to make
it easier for me for release and zip. It gets version from
Changed pgsz and txsz variables in my man2html so it does not cause
corruption in generated xlock.html from man page.
Patch for solitare and reducing binary size for xlock95 thanks to
Frank Fesevur <ffes AT users.sourceforge.net>.
dilemma, voters, wator hexagonal/triangular drawing improvements.
More triangular/hexagonal life from Carter Bays.
Fixes for old options for command line -rule S2b34B2a and
-rule S2a2b4aB2a3a4b using -neighbors 6 .
Fixes for hexagonal diagonal shooters.
Added new hexagonal life -rule S35B2 and S3B245.
Added many new triangular life rules with gliders.
Updated random soup to include multiple symmetries.
Added options runtime -glidersearch and -patternsearch, to be used with
big values of cycles and count ie. -cycles 1000 -count 100000000
Added -repeat num option to help find patterns that do not repeat in num
periods. This will output a pattern in cycles - num . If compared to
the output of cycles, one can see if a new pattern may have been
Added -vertical option to ant, bug, demon, dilemma, dragon, life, loop,
voters, wator, wire, these affect triangles and hexagons and crystal
which affects parallelograms.
DirectColor fixes for password window thanks to Jouk Jansen [still under
development under DIRECTCOLOR_FIX].
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