life: Conway's Life cellular automaton

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Conway's life as an OpenGL example. Special thanks to Will Donnelly for his pure-functional Brians Brain code that got this started (cabal unpack brians-brain).

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Versions [RSS] 0.1
Dependencies array, base (>=4 && <5), GLUT, OpenGL, random [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright (c) 2009 Chuck Adams
Author Chuck Adams
Maintainer Chuck Adams <>
Category Game
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Source repo head: git clone git://
Uploaded by ChuckAdams at 2009-12-21T21:44:22Z
Distributions NixOS:0.1
Reverse Dependencies 1 direct, 0 indirect [details]
Executables life
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Readme for life-0.1

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To run with cabal-install (recommended): 
   $ cabal install
   $ life

If you don't have cabal-install:
   $ runhaskell ./Setup.lhs configure
   $ runhaskell ./Setup.lhs build
   $ dist/build/life/life

By hand:
   $ ghc --make -O2 Life.hs
   $ ./life