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Brute Force Layout

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ArrayList list = new ArrayList();
float margin = 2;
void setup()
{
size(1000,1000);
noStroke();
list.add(new Obj(0,0, width, height));
}
void draw()
{
background(230);
fill(20);
noStroke();
for(int i=0; i<list.size(); ++i)
{
Obj o = (Obj)list.get(i);
o.draw();
}
divide();
}
void divide()
{
int rnd = int(random(list.size()));
Obj o = (Obj)list.get(rnd);
if(o.w<=margin*2) return;
for(int i=0; i<4; i++)
{
Obj no = new Obj(o.x,o.y,o.w/2, o.h/2);
if(i==1)
{
no.x += no.w;
}
if(i==2)
{
no.y += no.h;
}
if(i==3)
{
no.x += no.w;
no.y += no.h;
}
list.add(no);
}
list.remove(o);
if(random(1)>.9)
{
int ind = int(random(list.size()));
list.remove(ind);
}
}
class Obj
{
float x;
float y;
float w;
float h;
Obj(float _x, float _y, float _w, float _h)
{
x=_x;
y=_y;
w=_w;
h=_h;
}
void draw()
{
rect(x+margin/2,y+margin/2,w-margin,h-margin);
}
}
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