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Bind variables vs. literals, a quiz and a surprise

The quiz

Recently, something I had intended to be a simple demo promoting the use of bind variables among Java developers turned out to be more interesting than expected. 1,365 more words


Artistic Meditation

I realize photo-wise this and the next stage are remarkably boring. Miles and miles of Wonder Under…although hey! I bought a new bolt of WU yesterday and it feels really different. 1,023 more words


Analyzing segment content by block type

Occasionally one might want to know what a segment is made of in terms of block types. For example, you notice that the number of blocks in an index segment is somewhat larger than the number of branch and leaf blocks, and wonder what kind of blocks accounts for the difference.  543 more words

Performance Tuning

Punky Swiss Shizzle

And here’s that poster that I made a while back. I’m just going to leave it here – we were given three words to work with (I turned mine into an ad for a new drink of sorts) and told to go with the post-modern idea. 17 more words


Trace, The Final Frontier?

So, I was participating in a discussion about tracing this weekend on a Web forum. This comes up from time to time, it’s just the first time I’ve been active in such a discussion online. 772 more words


Lines and Memories Recap

We were asked by Greta to recap on the lecture Harriet gave by using images,texts or drawings. So what I did was made a hyperlapse video of me walking from the canteen of my college, up to the 11th floor of the Tower Block building. 57 more words