Category Archives: Code

Sudoku Solved in C++

Sudoku Originally uploaded by ilanpillemer. I did it! Today I wrote a program using backtracking that will solve any solvable Sudoku puzzle… wooooooooooooohoooooooooooooooooooooooo Most of the time it solved them pretty quickly. It only uses backtracking with the most constrained … Continue reading

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Honolulu Mesh

Honolulu Mesh Originally uploaded by ilanpillemer. After spending hours on this feeling like my mind was going to turn into spaghetti, finally I got it working…. I spent 5 hours last night getting nowhere (well I guess learning what was … Continue reading

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Missionaries and Cannibals

I have just finished writing a program in C that solves the missionaries and cannibals problem.

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Amatomu Ranking Ribbon – Hacked!

NB: Vincent and Matthew have finally realised someone is being mischevious. There is not much time left for amusement. They are currently fiddling with the name of link. They just changed the name ribbon_white.swf to ribbon.swf. This is obviously just … Continue reading

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sierpinski blur

I have written a little program that creates this blurry sierpinski gasket. I have written it in C. So if you are interested in that sort of thing here is a link to the code.

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What fun!

I finished the koch snowflake (question 3 of Assignment 1) today. I was really pleased with my algorithm, as it is very simple and has no special cases. I did not use trigonometry, so I did not need to worry … Continue reading

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Letter to the Professor…

I just wrote an email to the author of my prescribed textbook in computer graphics at UNISA. Here is the text of the email.. Hi, I have just finished reading p78, your section on creating a Sierpinski triangle using recursion. … Continue reading

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It’s just passed midnight…. and Sandra is sitti…

It’s just passed midnight…. and Sandra is sitting working on her puzzle. I mean literally. She is sitting on the puzzle itself; well kneeling with her hands supporting her as she contemplates the puzzle and its pieces. Occasionally picking up … Continue reading

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Water is adhesive and cohesive!

Well I now know that water is adhesive and cohesive. And I know the difference between the two. I even know why – due to the weak Hydrogen boding caused by the electronegativity ( which is the effect of the … Continue reading

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Pirelli Relativity Challenge

I am not a Flash programmer in any way; which is a pity since I found this competition for 25 000 Euros for a 5 minutes Flash creation. You also would also have to have a pretty good understanding of … Continue reading

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