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Pirate-C entry point: int main(int arrrgc, char* arrrgv)
Q: How do you find out why a drum machine is crashing? A: Debug cymbals.
"There are only two hard problems in Computer Science: cache invalidation, naming things and off-by-one errors."
"You are my objectAtIndex:0"
Remember kids: if it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck, that doesn't mean nobody has overridden the "feed" method to make it explode.
C++: it lets you concisely express in 2 lines what would take 10 in C, as long as you're willing to spend 200 lines setting the stage for it
The "forgotten founder" of PayPal: Franz Kafka. His spirit certainly lives on in their website and processes.
PayPal are doing a £40,000 prize draw. I'm guessing they just freeze someone's account and transfer the money to the winner.
That moment when you want to kick yourself for not making smaller commits has a name: "git bisect"
@steipete In case it saves you some wheel-reinventing: https://github.com/pmj/genccont / https://github.com/pmj/genccont/blob/master/src/slist.h …
Klingon typo: path -> ptah
Have there been any multi-processor systems which are not cache coherent and instead use virtual memory and DMA to share memory?
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