Author: Green Lightning

Geometric Studies on Pen Plotter

Complex shapes emerge from geometric primitives. This is my latest plotter project. Original print time was 21 minutes. The video is sped up 24x. Here is a picture of the final product:

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Advent of Code 2019 ASCII Art Plot

I got a CNC machine for Christmas, which can also be used as a pen plotter. My first project was this giant ASCII art mashup of my Advent of Code 2019 solutions: Here are some pictures of the final product:…

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Advent of Code Solutions

I enjoy participating in the Advent of Code event every December, which is digital advent calendar challenging you with a two-part programming puzzle every day. In 2019 I aimed for the global leaderboard and finished at rank #51 of the…

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Daily Frustrations

I want to work on an assignment for university, that requires LLVM and makes use of their integrated tester (llvm-lit). llvm-lit is written in Python. I have some version of Python 3 installed, so I try to run it using…

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Hard Bugs

A few years ago I stumbled upon my first hard bug. I was working on my custom C++ 2D game engine and had just added the ability to render to an off-screen image. But it was not working well and…

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Factorio: Train Balancer

I describe a train balancing circuit that guides trains to where the resources are needed the most.

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Green Lightning 1.4 – The Double Update!

There’s a new update for my Minecraft resource pack. This update covers Minecraft 1.9 as well as Minecraft 1.10 and includes Boats, Beetroots, Redstone, Purpur Blocks, Magma Blocks and more!

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LD34 Results!

The results for Ludum Dare 34 are here! I’m 141st out of 1638 jam entries in the fun category. Look at how well my game scored in the other categories here.

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LD34 Entry: Robot Boxing

Robot Boxing is my entry for the 34th Ludum Dare game jam and was created in less than 72 hours. In this game you are a robot punching random things in front of a hopefully appealing parallax background.

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Member Mover 1.0.0

I released a new Eclipse plugin called Member Mover, which provides shortcuts to reorder Java class members inside a file.

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