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Recent posts

A New Machine…

A new machine is always an opportunity to clean house—you simply don’t reinstall the things you once thought were worth downloading, and don’t copy over the ...
May 12, 2006

DDJ and Google Summer of Code

Last year, Dr. Dobb’s Journal ran a series of short articles describing some of 2005’s Summer of Code projects, and we’d like to give this year’s participant...
May 12, 2006

CSS Guru Wanted

Now that my new laptop and monitor are working [1], I hope to wrap up Version 2 of the Software Carpentry notes and close the file. However, the last step i...
May 12, 2006

Todd’s Coming Home!

Todd Veldhuizen (who is, as I have observed before, simultaneously one of the smartest nice guys, and nicest smart guys, I know) has just accepted a position...
May 12, 2006

Puzzled by Make

I know a fair bit about GNU Make, but this one has me stymied. The Makefile that rebuilds the Software Carpentry course notes contains the following definit...
May 10, 2006