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Sep
29
comment Illustrate Meaning of : gcc -g programName.c
the -g flag tells the compiler to add debug info that allows gdb to function, it is disabled by default to 1 prevent bloat and 2 prevent reverse engineering
Sep
22
comment How to work around Java's lack of pointers to pointers when working with linked data structures?
honestly the first version is not "horrible", and the proper way to deal with it
Sep
21
comment How to handle a large amount of authenticated clients
non blocking IO using a selection loop, check out boost's asio package
Sep
18
comment Breaking a function into smaller ones is great… except for what about code-folding?
@AvivCohn folding doesn't have the method name to help decipher what the folded code does
Sep
17
reviewed Close Is a mocking framework useful if I'm unit testing a repository/database?
Sep
15
answered Do you use static keyword to declare single instance pattern?
Sep
14
reviewed Close Is there any logical reason to auto-generate code documentation?
Sep
14
reviewed Close Why do some languages recommend using spaces rather than tabs?
Sep
14
comment Why do some languages round to the nearest EVEN integer?
but why even and not odd?
Sep
12
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
12
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
12
comment How to efficiently sort a recursively defined Stack?
@geek O(n log n) time and O(1) space (as good as you can get with a comparison sort)
Sep
12
answered How to efficiently sort a recursively defined Stack?
Sep
10
revised Unevenly distributed random number generation
added 38 characters in body
Sep
10
answered Unevenly distributed random number generation
Sep
9
reviewed Leave Closed What benefits are there to native JavaScript development?
Sep
9
reviewed Reopen How to track dependencies when a reported bug affects multiple products containing shared components?
Sep
9
comment Which is a better pattern (coding style) for validating arguments - hurdle (barrier) or fence?
the labeled block is an indicator that you can extract the tests to a function and return true/false in the previous style
Sep
9
awarded  Excavator
Sep
9
revised How does the GNU General Public License (GPL) conform to the Open Source Initiative's (OSI) Open Source Definition (OSD)?
numbered list formatting can now start at any number