[jugglemaster] j2 and jugglemaster

Chunky Kibbles chunky at icculus.org
Mon Jun 28 15:01:02 EDT 2004

On Mon, Jun 28, 2004 at 02:26:03PM -0400, Barton Chittenden wrote:
> There's a nifty siteswap generator at
> http://www.jongl.de/download/j2.zip
> it's command line driven, and capable of generating vanilla, multiplex,
> synchonous and passing site swaps.
> It's written in K&R style C (actually quite dense). It also has its own 
> configuration files.
> I've been playing around with feeding aajm siteswaps generated by j2.
> One of the items on my wish list for jugglemaster is a more powerful way 
> of entering site swaps. A dialog box allowing you to specify what type of 
> site swap, then a drop down menu of site swaps that meet the criteria, 
> perhaps...
> Anyway, this is an engine for generating site swaps. I'll see if I can't 
> get in touch with Jack Boyce and see if he's willing to put it under an 
> open source license.

Been there, tried it, failed miserably. Couldn't easily contact the
author :-/

I also don't particularly like j2's way of doing things, but I guess
it may just be a matter of personal taste.

Before xmas, I'd been discussing this stuff with a guy called Aidan
Burns, and I particularly liked his stuff:

Which is basically take a known good pattern, and permute it.

I started to implement this stuff several months ago, but never got
very far :-/

Gary (-;

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