Today we are going to see a case study illustrating a bug. Not a very spectacular one: a typical bug one would encounter in everyday work. 1,425 more words
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Unscientific and unreliable toy benchmark game: Common Lisp, Racket, Python, C, and Fibonacci numbers
Warning: take the results in this blog post with a grain of salt.
So I have been playing with Common Lisp and type declarations for a while now. 555 more words
So I have been getting my hands dirty with FUSE and it’s C API lately. Since I have only been using Python for almost all of my major projects, the experience has given me a newfound appreciation of a type system and how much it can help programmers understand large, complex code bases and APIs, especially ones that have little to no documentations. 388 more words
I’m not fond of arguments based on lack of imagination. “There’s no way this code may fail!” might be a sign of great confidence or the result of ignorance. 4,418 more words