Golly Portable 4.2 (Game of Life simulator) Released

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Submitted by John T. Haller on September 22, 2022 - 5:11pm

logoA new version of Golly Portable has been released. Golly Portable is a Conway's Game of Life and other cellular automata simulator. It's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so it can easily integrate with the PortableApps.com Platform. And it's open source and completely free.

Update automatically or install from the portable app store in the PortableApps.com Platform.


ScreenshotGolly is an open source, cross-platform application for exploring Conway's Game of Life and other cellular automata. Supports multiple algorithms, including Bill Gosper's super fast hashlife algorithm. Many different types of CA are included: John von Neumann's 29-state CA, Wolfram's 1D rules, WireWorld, Generations, Langton's Loops, Paterson's Worms, etc.

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PortableApps.com Installer / PortableApps.com Format

Golly Portable is packaged in a PortableApps.com Installer so it will automatically detect an existing PortableApps.com installation when your drive is plugged in. It supports upgrades by installing right over an existing copy, preserving all settings. And it's in PortableApps.com Format, so it automatically works with the PortableApps.com Platform including the Menu and Backup Utility.


Golly Portable is available for immediate download from the Golly Portable homepage. Get it today!

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