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Two Little Automata Projects

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Hey folks: I recently started putting my hobby projects on github. I've started with two little programming languages of sorts. One is from esolangs.org. The other is something I made up. Both are chock full of color ASCII goodness. Either could be used as terminal-based screensavers.

Metropolis...
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8 Queens Puzzle in C++

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This is the first backtracking algorithm I've implemented. It finds all unique (up to rotation, transposition, mirroring, etc) solutions to the following problem:

Place 8 queens on a standard chess board such that no queen is threatening any other queen. It's gotten a lot more messy since I profiled and optimized it, but the basic...

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