The HRay package

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HRay is a ray tracing application written in Haskell as part of my masters thesis at Ghent University. It currently supports spheres, planes and metaballs (thanks to Jean-Phillipe Bernardy). 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 && <5), directory, haskell98 [details]
License BSD3
Author boegel
Maintainer boegel <kenneth [dot] hoste [at] [dot] ugent [dot] be>
Category Graphics
Home page
Uploaded Sun Nov 7 11:48:30 UTC 2010 by KennethHoste
Distributions NixOS:1.2.3
Downloads 1790 total (7 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
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Readme for HRay

Readme for HRay-1.2.1

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+ (