The rules are
formatted as follows (except in the Initial Ruleset), with bracketed entries
Rule number/revision number(mutability,[activity]) : Title
Four Rulesets and an Index exist:
The Historical, Numerical, and
Logical Rulesets are generated from a master text ruleset by munge, several C++ and Perl programs.
Ruleset: a numerical listing of the rules in all of their forms throughout
Ruleset: a numerical listing of only the current rules.
Ruleset: a topical listing of only the current rules. Some rules may
appear in multiple categories. Recommended for beginners.
Ruleset: a numerical listing of the rules we used to start the game
on 12 March 1998.