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Programmer, sysadmin, JSP, servlet, php and python. Author of own spaceworld. Enthusiastic about computer systems for business, technical applications and the unanswered questions. Interested in astrophysics, cosmology, science fiction, special effects, computer graphics, operating systems, embedded systems, sports, arts, dinner, drinks, compilers and execution enviorments. Likes Java/C/Python and LISP. Dislikes waiting in line.
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Apr
16
accepted Rules and advice for logging?
Apr
10
awarded  Famous Question
Apr
8
accepted Why are the test values the same for FIFO and LRU?
Apr
7
asked Why are the test values the same for FIFO and LRU?
Mar
22
awarded  Notable Question
Mar
9
awarded  Popular Question
Feb
8
awarded  Popular Question
Jan
28
awarded  Altruist
Jan
28
comment Should an Http API always return a body?
+1 for "fetch only what is needed (and not more)"
Jan
25
awarded  Investor
Dec
22
awarded  Popular Question
Dec
10
comment Why not use the word bug instead of exception?
@ThePopMachine Because I like huge bounties for questions other people might find interesting. I'm reqrding my "popular" questions and answer as much a I can. I've had much help from the good and fun questions and answers. I'm also preparing a new question about error handling and error codes for this programmers..that is not specific how to write code but how to handle errors in a limited and hopefully standardized way for exmple for webapps that can return a limited number of error codes, how deafults are good and naming of code parts.
Dec
2
awarded  Notable Question
Nov
13
awarded  Benefactor
Nov
12
awarded  Popular Question
Nov
10
awarded  Promoter
Nov
10
accepted How to write camel case for words like “phonenumber”, “motorcycle”, “wavelength”, etc
Sep
27
comment Are long compiles a thing of the past?
A recent large project took me 40 minutes to compile (40 000 source code files compiling with Maven). The workaround is to paralliize the compilation on many CPU cores.
Aug
24
accepted Why does the instruction “do” require a “while”?
Aug
2
awarded  Popular Question