Brian Fitzpatrick & Ben Collins-Sussman Are languages, compilers, debuggers, and algorithms all you need to be a successful software engineer? In a perfect world, those who produce the best code should be the most successful. Unfortunately, we live in a world of imperfect people, and collaborating with others is at least as important as having […]
Question by Do your own thinking!: Wanted: machine I can telnet to, have shell access on, host web site on, and…? (See details) Suggestions? It has been a LONG time since I’ve done this. I want to be able to telnet somewhere that’ll give me a Unix shell, with Pine and trn and all the […]
This shows how a 600+ MB file is downloaded within less than a minute.
AsiaBSDCon 2009 Keynote Speech. Speaker: Eric Allman is the original author of sendmail, and a long time contributor to Berkeley UNIX. He also wrote the -me macros, tset, trek, syslog, and vacation. Besides UNIX and sendmail, Eric has worked on database management, window systems, neural-net-based speech recognition, system administration, and networking. Allman is Chief Science […]
Digital doppelgangers Image by bootload Black Saturday +day193 Digital doppelgängers I wrote this up last night as a reply to an article on digital identity: "Truth or dare or warts or spin". [-1] This morning I read "Why" has pulled the plug on his digital self. For Why. Doppelgänger I’m an analogue person who lives […]