context-free-art: Generate art from context-free grammars

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Create art via context free grammar production rules.

Context free grammar primer

Context free grammars consist of a set of terminal symbols, a set of non-terminal symbols, and production rules that map non-terminals to other symbols.

With a context-free grammar, we can generate strings of terminals that conform to the specified language.

Our language will describe graphics.

How to use

import Art.ContextFree.Definite
import Data.List.NonEmpty

move = Mod [Move (0, -1.8), Scale 0.8]

armN :: Int -> Symbol
armN 0 = move $ Circle 1
armN n = move $ Branch $
  Circle 1 :| [Mod [Rotate 10] $ armN (n - 1)]

arm :: Symbol
arm = armN 20

spiral = Branch $
  Circle 1 :| [arm, Mod [Rotate 120] arm, Mod [Rotate 240] arm]

The latter produces this graphic:

## Examples

The code for these can be found in the exmaples/ folder

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Versions0.1.0.0, 0.2.0.0, 0.2.0.1, 0.2.0.2, 0.2.0.3, 0.3.0.0, 0.3.0.1, 0.3.0.1
Change logCHANGELOG.md
Dependenciesbase (>=4.12 && <5), bifunctors (>=5.5), blaze-markup, blaze-svg (>=0.3.6), context-free-art, directory (>=1.3), random (>=1.1), text (>=1.2), text-show (>=3.8) [details]
LicenseBSD-3-Clause
AuthorOwen Shepherd
Maintainer414owen@gmail.com
CategoryGraphics
Home pagehttps://github.com/414owen/context-free-art
Executablesexamples
UploadedWed Oct 30 23:41:51 UTC 2019 by 414owen

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