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TeX user since 1989, mostly LaTeX. For some time maintainer of pdfTeX, since then a close friend of the LuaTeX team.


Mar
30
comment Source file shouldn't be more than 100 SLOC
Required reading: Clean code by Uncle Bob.
Mar
28
revised Why is XML type safe?
copyedit (edit summary must be at least 10 characters)
Mar
28
suggested approved edit on Why is XML type safe?
Feb
28
revised Constructor-only subclasses: Is this an anti-pattern?
try to fix language highlighting
Feb
28
suggested approved edit on Constructor-only subclasses: Is this an anti-pattern?
Dec
22
comment How to enforce good/better source code control practices?
Note that using git instead of subversion will make merging much easier and will allow your coworkers to build their own branches with many small commits and merge these branches while having full control over their merged history.
Dec
22
revised When should we work on GC optimization?
retag (since the retag priviledge is gone I have to go through suggested edits)
Dec
22
suggested approved edit on When should we work on GC optimization?
Dec
20
revised Why is close() implemented in InputStream/OutputStream?
copyedit (edit summary must be at least 10 characters)
Dec
20
suggested approved edit on Why is close() implemented in InputStream/OutputStream?
Dec
8
revised Why is the hashCode method usage of HashSet not specified in the API?
cleanup; remove thanks
Dec
7
suggested approved edit on Why is the hashCode method usage of HashSet not specified in the API?
Oct
19
suggested rejected edit on gpl tag wiki
Oct
19
comment Java Licenses, GPL, GNU Questions
Required reading: Frequently Asked Questions about the GNU Licenses
Sep
30
revised Is JBPM the right tool for this?
add links (wikify)
Sep
30
suggested approved edit on Is JBPM the right tool for this?
Aug
21
comment How to avoid being forked into oblivion by a more powerful contributor?
@DevSolar: RMS himself sold GPL software for many years to finance the FSF.
Aug
12
comment Scheduling a few CPU-intensive tasks
Are you using Java SE or Java EE?
Mar
29
comment Does the GPL allow anyone to obtain GPL software without paying for it?
Which version of GPL?
Mar
29
comment Does the GPL allow anyone to obtain GPL software without paying for it?
@JohnR.Strohm: That's GPL3. I was writing about GPL2. :-)