HRay: Haskell raytracer

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HRay is a ray tracing application written in Haskell as part of my thesis at Ghent University. It's quite simple for now, but I'll probably keep on working on it in the near future.

For more information, see the homepage or the Haskell wiki entry:

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Versions 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.2.0, 1.2.1, 1.2.2, 1.2.3
Dependencies array, base (>3), directory, gtk (>=0.9.7) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author boegel
Maintainer boegel <kenneth [dot] hoste [at] elis [dot] ugent [dot] be>
Category Graphics
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Uploaded by GwernBranwen at Thu May 15 21:10:51 UTC 2008
Distributions NixOS:1.2.3
Executables HRay
Downloads 2823 total (26 in the last 30 days)
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Last success reported on 2015-05-22 [all 8 reports]
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Readme for HRay-1.1

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HRay - a Haskell ray tracer

Command line interface:

To compile the command line interface with GHC:

ghc --make -O HRayMain -o HRay.exe

To run the progrma, execute HRay.exe !

Graphical user interface:

To compile the graphical user interface with GHC:

ghc --make -O HRayGUI -o HRayGUI.exe

To run the progrma, execute HRayGUI.exe !

Note: please make sure you have gtk2hs 0.9.7 (
installed an your system, together with the last release of Gtk+ (