#generative #creative-coding #noise #math #cli

app show-simplex

A CLI that displays an animated simplex noise field in your terminal with ASCII

1 unstable release

0.9.0 Jul 14, 2020

#12 in #generative

MIT license

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A CLI that displays an animated ASCII simplex noise field in your terminal. This repo is a Rust re-implementation of my Node show-simplex package.

npx execution

Run the below commands in your terminal to install and execute show-simplex. (install Rust and Cargo if you haven't already).

cargo install show-simplex
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Alternate visualisations

show-simplex also has two alternative visualisations of the simplex noise field: block and number. To see them, use the appropriate command flags below.

show-simplex -a     # or --angle
show-simplex -n     # or --number


This package is MIT Licensed.


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