ICFP 2002 entry?
alangrimes at starpower.net
Sat Aug 31 08:14:53 UTC 2002
> The problem is a fun-sounding one:
> "The challenge is to implement a program that acts as a player in a
> multi-player robot game. Contributed programs will play against each
> other in a tournament, which will determine the winner of the
> programming contest."
Man, this one is a doosey...
AI (Since the problem alone is NP, it becomes an AI problem).
and network programming.
If I had three months to research this and get myself a working
develment platform with a test server I would take a whack at it but the
five-day time period for this problem is just insane.
Latancy is your enemy.
Bandwidth is your friend.
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