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June 2013

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☑ Tuning in the static

In C++ the static keyword has quite a few wrinkles that may not be immediately apparently. One of them is related to constructor order, and I briefly describe it here.

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14 Jun 2013 at 4:18PM in Software
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c++ c
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two penguins

☑ Just like old

If you have the luxury of migrating your Linux installation to a new hard disk before the old one packs up entirely, it’s quite easily done with standard tools.

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5 Jun 2013 at 6:02PM in Software
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Photo by Cara Fuller
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☑ Jinja Ninja

I recently had to do a few not-quite-trivial things with the Jinja2 templating engine, and the more I use it the more I like it.

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1 Jun 2013 at 6:25PM in Software
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