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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby flicky1991 » Thu Feb 25, 2016 8:45 pm UTC

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby username5243 » Thu Feb 25, 2016 8:46 pm UTC

dxcxx

I wanted to post the new hundred*...

*In both bases 4** and 10!
**If "hundred" even applies to base 4...

And...look at that! I just got ninja'd, so I can post the hundred after all!
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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Thu Feb 25, 2016 8:56 pm UTC

dxcxk

"Therefore it is in the interests not only of public safety but also public sanity if the buttered toast on cats idea is scrapped, to be replaced by a monorail powered by cats smeared with chicken tikka masala floating above a rail made from white shag pile carpet."

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Thu Feb 25, 2016 9:37 pm UTC

dxkxd

"Therefore it is in the interests not only of public safety but also public sanity if the buttered toast on cats idea is scrapped, to be replaced by a monorail powered by cats smeared with chicken tikka masala floating above a rail made from white shag pile carpet."

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby username5243 » Thu Feb 25, 2016 9:57 pm UTC

dxckx

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Fri Feb 26, 2016 10:47 am UTC

dxckc

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby patzer » Fri Feb 26, 2016 11:32 am UTC

dxccx
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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Fri Feb 26, 2016 5:29 pm UTC

dxcck

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:20 pm UTC

dxccd

"Therefore it is in the interests not only of public safety but also public sanity if the buttered toast on cats idea is scrapped, to be replaced by a monorail powered by cats smeared with chicken tikka masala floating above a rail made from white shag pile carpet."

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:27 pm UTC

dxcdk

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby patzer » Sat Feb 27, 2016 11:49 am UTC

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby patzer » Sat Feb 27, 2016 11:57 am UTC

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby patzer » Sat Feb 27, 2016 12:09 pm UTC

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Sat Feb 27, 2016 7:32 pm UTC

dxdkd

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby marionic » Wed Mar 02, 2016 9:09 pm UTC

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Mon Mar 07, 2016 10:08 am UTC

dxddk

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Mon Mar 07, 2016 7:16 pm UTC

dxddd

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby flicky1991 » Mon Mar 07, 2016 7:22 pm UTC

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Mon Mar 07, 2016 7:23 pm UTC

dkxxk

It feels like we should be using bijective base 4, not regular base 4. ddddd --> kxxxxx seems odd.

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby flicky1991 » Mon Mar 07, 2016 7:33 pm UTC

dkxxc

I don't want to have to learn another system... :P
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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby emlightened » Mon Mar 07, 2016 8:10 pm UTC

It's easy. Just list all strings from the alphabet 'xkcd' by length then lexicographically.

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x, k, c, d, xx, xk, xc, xd, kx, kk, kc, kd, cx, ck, cc, cd, dx, dk, dc, dd, xxx, xxk, xxc, xxd, xkx, xkk, xkc, xkd, xcx, xck, xcc, xcd, xdx, xdk, xdc, xdd, kxx, kxk, kxc, kxd, kkx, kkk, kkc, kkd, kcx, kck, kcc, kcd, kdx, kdk, kdc, kdd, cxx, cxk, cxc, cxd, ckx, ckk, ckc, ckd, ccx, cck, ccc, ccd, cdx, cdk, cdc, cdd, dxx, dxk, dxc, dxd, dkx, dkk, dkc, dkd, dcx, dck, dcc, dcd, ddx, ddk, ddc, ddd, xxxx, xxxk, xxxc, xxxd, xxkx, xxkk, xxkc, xxkd, xxcx, xxck, xxcc, xxcd, xxdx, xxdk, xxdc, xxdd, xkxx, xkxk, xkxc, xkxd, xkkx, xkkk, xkkc, xkkd, xkcx, xkck, xkcc, xkcd, xkdx, xkdk, xkdc, xkdd, xcxx, xcxk, xcxc, xcxd, xckx, xckk, xckc, xckd, xccx, xcck, xccc, xccd, xcdx, xcdk, xcdc, xcdd, xdxx, xdxk, xdxc, xdxd, xdkx, xdkk, xdkc, xdkd, xdcx, xdck, xdcc, xdcd, xddx, xddk, xddc, xddd, kxxx, kxxk, kxxc, kxxd, kxkx, kxkk, kxkc, kxkd, kxcx, kxck, kxcc, kxcd, kxdx, kxdk, kxdc, kxdd, kkxx, kkxk, kkxc, kkxd, kkkx, kkkk, kkkc, kkkd, kkcx, kkck, kkcc, kkcd, kkdx, kkdk, kkdc, kkdd, kcxx, kcxk, kcxc, kcxd, kckx, kckk, kckc, kckd, kccx, kcck, kccc, kccd, kcdx, kcdk, kcdc, kcdd, kdxx, kdxk, kdxc, kdxd, kdkx, kdkk, kdkc, kdkd, kdcx, kdck, kdcc, kdcd, kddx, kddk, kddc, kddd, cxxx, cxxk, cxxc, cxxd, cxkx, cxkk, cxkc, cxkd, cxcx, cxck, cxcc, cxcd, cxdx, cxdk, cxdc, cxdd, ckxx, ckxk, ckxc, ckxd, ckkx, ckkk, ckkc, ckkd, ckcx, ckck, ckcc, ckcd, ckdx, ckdk, ckdc, ckdd, ccxx, ccxk, ccxc, ccxd, cckx, cckk, cckc, cckd, cccx, ccck, cccc, cccd, ccdx, ccdk, ccdc, ccdd, cdxx, cdxk, cdxc, cdxd, cdkx, cdkk, cdkc, cdkd, cdcx, cdck, cdcc, cdcd, cddx, cddk, cddc, cddd, dxxx, dxxk, dxxc, dxxd, dxkx, dxkk, dxkc, dxkd, dxcx, dxck, dxcc, dxcd, dxdx, dxdk, dxdc, dxdd, dkxx, dkxk, dkxc, dkxd, dkkx, dkkk, dkkc, dkkd, dkcx, dkck, dkcc, dkcd, dkdx, dkdk, dkdc, dkdd, dcxx, dcxk, dcxc, dcxd, dckx, dckk, dckc, dckd, dccx, dcck, dccc, dccd, dcdx, dcdk, dcdc, dcdd, ddxx, ddxk, ddxc, ddxd, ddkx, ddkk, ddkc, ddkd, ddcx, ddck, ddcc, ddcd, dddx, dddk, dddc, dddd

Also, dkxxd.

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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby flicky1991 » Mon Mar 07, 2016 8:40 pm UTC

dkxkx

I think we're too far in for that now :P
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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby Moose Anus » Mon Mar 07, 2016 8:43 pm UTC

dkxkk

Make your own thread if you want a different system.
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Re: Count up in base 4 (using xkcd)

Postby flicky1991 » Mon Mar 07, 2016 8:45 pm UTC

dkxkc

Ooh, look what's coming...
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