'bitlife' implements Conway's Game of Life using boolean logic operations (and, or, not, xor). It does so by blits, thus running a Life game in every bitplane in parallel. Two implementations are available: a proof-of-concept one in Python and a useful one in C.
DocumentationUser manpage included
released on 12 February 2003
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||12 February 2003|
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|Required to use||xscreensaver (for C version)|
|Required to use||Python 2.2 with Numeric and Pygame Extensions (Python version)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 21 July 2004.
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