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by zapshe
Typing Speed Test
 
Do we want to partake in competition again? ------ Reference: https://cplusplus.com/forum/lounge/27...
[3 replies] Last: Oh nice! You're getting better 😎 I keep trying to hit around 2900m... (by zapshe)
I wrote a strrstr()
 
Just because. https://stackoverflow.com/a/78527348/2706707 If I made a major fail I’m sure t...
[17 replies] Last: If compiled for 32 bit (as opposed to 64 bit above) then the average t... (by seeplus)
Pipes, pipes and yet more pipes
 
https://www.cppstories.com/2024/pipe-operator/ Is C++ becoming/is too complicated?
[5 replies] Last: It seems to me that the overall goal for C++ is to be able to write m... (by keskiverto)
Finally switched to Linux Mint (1,2,3)
 
Got a new PC (finally) and since it is really nice, modern hardware I am finally making the move fro...
[51 replies] Last: That's too complicated for me, I use windows in virt-manager for same... (by keskiverto)
Lions and Tigers and Pointers, oh my! (1,2)
 
I’ve been spending time at SO again lately (dunno why) and I am again impressed by how confused pe...
[21 replies] Last: Heh heh heh, I remember doing weird stuff poking around memory like th... (by Duthomhas)
Happy (belated) 60th birthday Basic!
 
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2024/05/the-basic-programming-language-turns-60/ My first introdu...
[12 replies] Last: I had a C=128, a souped-up version of C=64, several C=1541 floppy driv... (by George P)
functional/monadic extensions of std::expected
 
https://www.cppstories.com/2024/expected-cpp23-monadic/ It's C++ - but not as we know it!
[2 replies] Last: Great. I can’t stand monads. They contaminate everything they touch. (by Duthomhas)
Daily bit(e) of C++ | Optimizing code to run 87x faster
 
https://simontoth.substack.com/p/daily-bite-of-c-optimizing-code-to
[11 replies] Last: Ah, I misread. IDK. Good question. (by Duthomhas)
by helios
Bad Apple!!
 
I made a thing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rt5VUOLRues https://github.com/Helios-vmg/spindafy...
[7 replies] Last: I'm thinking a good strategy is to get a histogram of the selected pat... (by helios)
Understand internals of std::expected
 
https://www.cppstories.com/2024/expected-cpp23-internals/
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Made the mistake of trying to help out at SO again.
 
I guess I’ll never learn. https://stackoverflow.com/questions/78396197/is-there-a-cleaner-way-t...
[4 replies] Last: Then we can pull it all together in: main.c #include <iso646.h> #... (by Duthomhas)
UB in STL
 
It bugs me that parts of the Ranges library allows UB, or doesn't have bounds checking. Given the re...
[15 replies] Last: @Peter87 Thanks for your great post :+) I don't think I have ever us... (by TheIdeasMan)
I just cannot understand this driving behavior...
 
People where I live (NJ) are weird, but I’ve had this happen in places like NM too. Today I was c...
[9 replies] Last: The other driver then came to a full and complete stop also. And just... (by George P)
What windows/gui library? (1,2,3)
 
What windows/gui library would you fellas recommend for someone starting out as their first entry? I...
[49 replies] Last: I never had a complete lockup, but very sluggish and either it taking ... (by SubZeroWins)
by zapshe
I've been working an odd job
 
I've been doing this remote job where you train an AI. You give the AI a prompt, it does the code, y...
[5 replies] Last: app.dataannotation.tech There is a coding assessment you have to pass... (by zapshe)
Guidelines are not rules
 
See: https://arne-mertz.de/2024/03/core-guidelines-are-not-rules/
[9 replies] Last: There were rules? "There are rules, and then there are rules ."... (by George P)
Linux XZ Utils hacked
 
How one volunteer stopped a backdoor from exposing Linux systems worldwide https://www.theverge.co...
[4 replies] Last: I thought the attack only targeted some of the enterprise-type server... (by keskiverto)
by Ganado
One thing I don't like about references in C++...
 
Let's say I'm searching through a codebase for "fooVar", because I want to see all the places that t...
[11 replies] Last: Another thing I find myself using macros for more and more often is th... (by Duthomhas)
C++ Safety in Context
 
See: https://herbsutter.com/2024/03/11/safety-in-context/
[6 replies] Last: @keskiverto I posted because of the comedy of not agreeing about the ... (by TheIdeasMan)
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