From the nimble fingers of Charlie Dickman (3tothe4th@...) (29/10/2001 8:35 PM) came... > I'm sure that someone has seen the Maze screensaver. It draws a varied (very > complex) maze on the screen and then proceeds to solve it by trial and > error, marking the live paths in one color and the dead paths in another. > > I was wondering if anyone knew where to find the algorithm for this type of > thing. I suppose source code would be a lesser alternative but I would > really hope for a document that explains it. Can anyone help? Although it's almost certainly not the best way to get out of a maze, the bullet-proof way is to walk forward with one shoulder against the wall. You will get to the exit if there is one. -- Ted Spencer; ted@... -- If you want to make God laugh, tell Him what you're going to do tomorrow.