Phil, a crossword maker
- Import & export .xw (JSON) or .puz files.
- Use the built-in dictionary, or any text file you want.
- Print to PDF.
- Create a New York Times submission in seconds.
To use Phil:
- Go to keiranking.com/phil.
To run your own copy of Phil:
From the command line, run:
cd third_party/glucose-3.0/simp make xwsolve.js
At this point,
xwsolve.wasmshould be generated.
Go back to the Phil main directory (
cd ../../..) and create symbolic links (aliases):
ln -s third_party/glucose-3.0/simp/xwsolve.* .
Run a local webserver. If you have Python 3 installed, then:
python3 -m http.server 8000
If you have only Python 2 installed, then:
python -m SimpleHTTPServer 8000
Point your browser to localhost:8000.
Licensed under the Apache License, v2.0 (the 'License').
Unless required by law or agreed in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an 'as is' basis, without warranties or conditions, express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations.
© Keiran King