Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-15 23:50
Me playing 36 anime theme tunes (and the odd other bit of music) badly on piano.
See how many you can identify! (Answers here.)
Posted by azz at 2005-12-15 18:44
There's got to be some way to imprison these people.
"THA LOAWDEST HORN YOU HAVE EVER HERD IN YOUR LIFE THINK IT IS OFF A SHIP"
Posted by azz at 2005-12-15 18:09
"Excelsior JET is a Java VM enhanced with an Ahead-Of-Time (AOT) compiler and deployment toolkit."
Ahead-Of-Time? You mean, like a regular compiler, then?
Does it really need a new acronym invented for it?
Posted by david at 2005-12-15 15:29
... the people I work with.
Not a what? NOT A WHAT?
We could have a caption contest ...
... but its "I am not a number" (I am a free man)
On reflection, perhaps I should have recognised the font.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-15 00:42
I'm pondering starting a blog that showcases embarassingly-poorly-constructed electronics projects.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-15 00:39
Using Solaris' Linux emulation layer and DTrace to do performance analysis on Linux applications.
I still don't see what all the DTrace hype is about -- it's clear that Sun want people to think that it's something new and cool, but I don't see anything here that couldn't be done with slight modifications to a userspace debugger, rather than needing a big messy kernel hack.
In particular, the "root cause" thing at the end would be far easier to do with something like gdb...