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  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
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PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 10, 2015 12:01 pm   Subject: re: "cat" 28 cells given

4.......578.....395.6...8.11...3...7.47...32.....4....9..654..2.1.....6....821...
3.......578.....465.6...9.11...9...7.97...82.....4....9..654..2.1.....5....321...
( now re-posted them )the 1st i ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 08, 2015 1:35 pm   Subject: re: puzzles for a given Layout

some Layouts were covered in Sudokus with an original rare shape"e.g. note the slash
then came Patterns Game 1.0note that these early Layouts are not in Patterns Game Results
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 08, 2015 1:18 pm   Subject: what rating would you assign these 2 VH puzzles?

what rating would you assign these 2 VH puzzles?gsf (2007.Jan.17)
.473..8......1..5..132.8......1....5..15.26..7....3......4.516..9..6......4..127.
Extreme Su Doku, Wayne Gould"]
.9.....6.5...2.. ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 08, 2015 12:37 pm   Subject: Generating Process
sweet, a <3 for Valentine's Day
http://Forum.EnjoySuDoku.com/viewtopic.php?t=1754
http://Forum.EnjoySuDoku.com/viewtopic.php?t=5255
http://Forum.EnjoySuDoku.com/viewtopic.php?t=5902
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 08, 2015 9:33 am   Subject: Generating Process

In the end, I settled for this cat: {28 cells given}

X . . . . . . . X
X X . . . . . X X
X . X . . . X . X
X . . . X . . . X
. X X . . . X X .
. . . . X . . . .
X . . X X X . . X
. ...
  Topic: xx or intentional?
Pat

Replies: 4
Views: 27326

PostForum: Site help   Posted: Sun Nov 08, 2015 9:14 am   Subject: re: spam

spam by Mishima01

( see the LINK in his post )
Pat, Yes,

I delete these messages and ban the poster when I see them. A big part of my xx with the site owner is that he will not enable a re ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 08, 2015 9:08 am   Subject: Generating Process

Is there a forum that explains HOW to generate a puzzle?

how to generate puzzles for a given Layout,
that's for each player to decide
some of it has been discussed in Patterns Game Strategies&q ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 05, 2015 12:25 pm   Subject: Generating Process

A giant number sign (#) maybe,
but what about the two stupid rows that have to be filled? Nobody likes that.


we've done a giant #
tilted !
17= my very first Layout)and a 2nd (narrower) ve ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 05, 2015 9:01 am   Subject: Generating Process

For VH, I limit the number of empty cells during "fill"
(when PMs are written down)
to <7 per house
in that case, here's one you may like .9...8...5.....1..2.89.63..4.2...95....3.2. ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2015 4:48 pm   Subject: re: rating

thanks!

but perhaps someone (keith?)
would try it without "pencilmarks"?
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 04, 2015 1:29 pm   Subject: Generating Process

don't know about the patterns game
in the Patterns Gamehow to generate puzzles for a given Layout,
that's for each player to decide
here's an example for Layout 260
6 . . | 7 . . | 9 . .
. ...
  Topic: Generating Process
Pat

Replies: 26
Views: 53645

PostForum: General discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:25 pm   Subject: Generating Process

few puzzles are hand-made

we now have plenty of software
(much of it free)
to generate puzzles

rating them is a tougher question
try the other forum --
  Topic: A Message To All
Pat

Replies: 3
Views: 7365

PostForum: Daily Sudoku puzzles   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:20 pm   Subject: A Message To All
Effective immediately, I will stop moderating this board.
and the accumulating spam is noticeable---
  Topic: HELP How would you solve the next step in this puzzle...
Pat

Replies: 3
Views: 13453

PostForum: Solving techniques, and terminology   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:15 pm   Subject: HELP How would you solve the next step in this puzzle...
I've attached a partially completed puzzle that I'm having trouble with---
a text version of the puzzle would be better for several reasons

one reason being that the image at photobucket soon vani ...
  Topic: xx or intentional?
Pat

Replies: 4
Views: 27326

PostForum: Site help   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 3:09 pm   Subject: spam by Mishima01

spam by Mishima01

( see the LINK in his post )
  Topic: Oct 15 H vs VH
Pat

Replies: 6
Views: 8125

PostForum: Daily Sudoku puzzles   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 2:58 pm   Subject: re: Daily SuDoku 2015.Oct.15 Hard
+-------+-------+-------+
| . . 3 | . 4 . | . 6 8 |
| . . 4 | 5 . 7 | . . . |
| 7 . . | . . . | . 2 . |
+-------+-------+-------+
| . . . | . 1 . | 2 . 9 |
| . . . | 2 . 3 | . . . |
| 8 . 2 | . ...
  Topic: Test for Sudoku Helper
Pat

Replies: 1
Views: 16335

PostForum: Test   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2015 2:09 pm   Subject: Test for Sudoku Helper

within the URL,
use &#42; instead of asterisk ("*")
i remember an old issue,
had to use &#33; instead of exclamation ("!")

see, it works
but warning it on ...
  Topic: Jun 27 VH
Pat

Replies: 13
Views: 10102

PostForum: Daily Sudoku puzzles   Posted: Thu Jul 10, 2014 3:02 pm   Subject: Jun 27 VH

"SIN":r4c6 = 7
--> (7) c2\r6
--> (1) c2\b1
--> r3c3 = 5
--> (5) r4\c6 (curls back to bite itself)
"forcing net" with 2 branches,
each short enough to follow eas ...
  Topic: June 16 Hard
Pat

Replies: 2
Views: 4597

PostForum: Daily Sudoku puzzles   Posted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 10:14 am   Subject: June 16 Hard

b9 {2,9} --> b9 1

(4) b9\r7 --> r7c2

  Topic: Extremely Difficult Sudolu Puzzle (at least for me)
Pat

Replies: 7
Views: 8036

PostForum: Other puzzles   Posted: Sun Jun 08, 2014 10:48 am   Subject: Extremely Difficult Sudolu Puzzle (at least for me)
9.4.3...57..2..6.......5.....3..19.6.1..9..8.5.97..3.....6.......2..8..73...1.2.9
maybe r9c1 should've been 6

9 . 4 | . 3 . | . . 5
7 . . | 2 . . | 6 . .
. . . | . . 5 | . . .
-------+--- ...
 
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