In the following, you may find some software packages I wrote or contributed to.
PaletteWB is a Windows application for generating, manipulating, and conversion of colour palettes.
It supports saving palettes as images and generating animated colourcycling gifs.
ALSOG (external web site) parses, interprets, and renders Lindenmayer Systems.
It supports context sensitive as well as stochastic and parameterized L-Systems.
The results are visualized in 3D using openGL and may be saved as pictures or as 3D-objects.
BrainBreak is a tile/puzzle game for the c64 with several surprising features.
It uses hires multicolour graphics and comes with 100 exciting, brain-breaking levels that can be extended by using the included editor.
BrainBreak can be played on the original machine as well as using emulators.
It uses a JSON-representation of the BibTeX list, a converter is enclosed. It works with most modern browsers.
BibPres is currently being replaced by bib2x (see below).
“Mandalas” is an interactive tool for generating what nowadays is called “Mandalas”.
Master of Tiles (v1.0.0)
Master of Tiles is a simple puzzle board game for for the Commodore c64 and 1 player. The game was written by the Benjamin (Pumpkin) Bommer, back in the early 1990s, but never actually got released until now.
You may download an executable version on itch.io.
ShaderWB is a tool for a fast shader development. Something where you can just type your shader code and get immediate feedback.
Currently, ShaderWB is in a pre-alpha state. It works, you can hack shaders. You can save and load them but the functionality is still quite limited.
degrotesque is a “web type setter” written in Python. It replaces plain ASCII-representation of some symbols by a proper, nicer representation.
optionslib_java (github project page) helps in processing command line options including type checking and configurations — Java-version.
optionslib_cpp (github project page) helps in processing command line options including type checking and configurations — cpp-version.
db2qthelp converts DocBook books to QtHelp projects.
db2qthelp is currently under development.
bib2x is a tool for parsing and processing BibTeX files.
bib2x is currently under development.
Some applications I developed are outdated as better solutions for the respective problem exist or because of legal issues. Please find them below, for your interest.
- st2gif is a command line tool for converting Atari ST images (.neo, .pi1, .pi2, .pi3) to .gif.
- BluBot — a meta search engine with natural language processing and visualisation I contributed to that has unfortunately been abandoned.
- Well, yes, some decades ago, I was developing some programs for the Commodore c64 and the Commodore c16.