January 19th, 2007

beartato phd

(no subject)

lambdacalculus having mentioned that he was having some success with ML bindings for SDL a couple days ago, I couldn't help taking his code and playing with it a bit to make the following demo:

(image links to a tarballzip archive with source and windows executable)

It's not much of a game — you just move around with the arrow keys trying to make contiguous blocks of like color — but it works. I can get 469649 points! Many thanks also go to lincoln3 for explaining to me how to install MinGW.


Ok, now the tarball has an x86 linux binary and source that builds under linux ok if you have MLTon and SDL installed.