· Naughties
· · 2007
· · · September
· · · · 15 (2 entries)

Before the Bell · Parents’ bi­cy­cles head to the school from ev­ery di­rec­tion. They ride pru­dent­ly, sit­ting up, call­ing guid­ance and warn­ings to the lit­tle bikes swarm­ing round them, whence small­er voic­es shrill about new socks and rock­et­s. After the bel­l, the par­ents fly out­ward, bent low, ped­al­ing hard, fast and qui­et.
Reducing C Pain · De­spite my bru­tal min­i­mal­is­m, mod­_atom is get­ting kind of big. The main file has a few dozen (most­ly pleasingly-small) func­tion­s, and nav­i­gat­ing around in it was start­ing to be a chore. I’ve been us­ing Emac­s, and I seem to re­call that it has all sorts of nav­i­ga­tion mag­ic. But then I thought about NetBeans’ ex­cel­lent “Navigator” tool, and that there’s sup­posed to be some new C-support code. So I in­stalled it and it kind of work­s ...
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