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bio website cs.tufts.edu/~nr
location Malden, MA
age 52
visits member for 3 years, 6 months
seen Mar 13 at 15:11
Happy hacker in C, Icon, Haskell, Lua, ML, Modula-3, Scheme, and others. Favorite language: whatever I'm using at the moment.

Good ways to get in contact include Skype chat to norman-ramsey or (less reliable) AIM to norman62ramsey

Every time I see a question about "strong" or "weak" typing, I kill a kitten.


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comment From non programmer to “professional” freelance programmer
There's plenty of freelance work available to university students before graduation.
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comment Should integer divide by zero halt execution?
@Andres: Nothing special. Standard ML was there 15 years before Java.
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answered Need some clarity on the GPL
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revised Clean readable code vs fast hard to read code. When to cross the line?
the question i is clearly about performance. I've added the peformance tag. Some other tags should probably be removed.
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answered Clean readable code vs fast hard to read code. When to cross the line?
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