DirectX managed redistributable

Sorry for the problems you’ve had running the “Whack-a-PM” sample program.  It requires the managed DirectX redistributable package, which you can now download from here: http://thelohs.net/wumpus/DirectX_managed_redist.zip (about 3MB) This file is password-protected just like the samples were, with the same password.  If you don’t remember the password, ask Mr. Ghebru or email us. Sue & Rob

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Week 2: Object-oriented Design and Visual J# Projects

This week’s lecture is about object-oriented design, and how we’re going to do the design for our Hunt the Wumpus game.  We’ll also cover what a “project” is in Visual J# and how to create your own.  This will be the first step of building your part of the Hunt the Wumpus game. This week’s…

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Week 1: The game and the sample code

This week’s lecture is a more detailed description of the Hunt the Wumpus game you will be building, and an introduction to the sample code.  The sample code is not related to the game at all, but you’ll be referring to it as an example of how to implement the things you’ll need to implement in J#. …

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Now actively recruiting Atlanta Hunt the Wumpus Mentors

I posted an initial notification but then spent time trying to find a school to work with first.  I’m pleased to announce that the Saint Pius X high school (www.spx.org) has agreed to participate in our Hunt the Wumpus program.  I’m now going back to recruiting volunteer mentors.  I need to recruit 2-3 people in…

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Hunt the Wumpus in Atlanta

I’m looking to recruit other software folks to help teach software engineering practices as part of our Hunt the Wumpus program.  This project is something that Microsoft has already been running in the Seattle area for several years, and I am looking to bring it to Atlanta. You wouldn’t have to be employed by or…

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