COMBINATION_LOCK is a FORTRAN77 program which simulates the process of determining the combination of a lock.
This program demonstrates the method of exhaustive search, that is, it searches for an answer by trying every possibility. This requires a way of logically ordering the possibilities.
The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.
COMBINATION_LOCK is available in a C version and a C++ version and a FORTRAN77 version and a FORTRAN90 version and a MATLAB version.
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