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Quite boring, really. Have faffed about with computers since the mid-80s, have worked as a network engineer, unix sysadmin and (occasionally) developer.

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answered Is generating a large random number more unique than generating each digit in that number?
Nov
10
answered Reference counting & GC in LISP
Oct
23
answered C Linked List Implementation Pointer vs. Pointer-to-Pointer Consistency
Jul
1
answered is there any language that supports automatic evaluation of input expressions?
Jun
1
answered Is this simple XOR encrypted communication absolutely secure?
Apr
3
answered As a programmer, are you professionally obliged to offer ongoing support after you've left a company?
Nov
29
answered What's wrong with circular references?
Nov
17
answered Why “mainstream language” is so opposed to “built on a small core of orthogonal features”?
Oct
10
answered What process do typical (the majority) of high level language compilers use when changing a source-code's variable name to a machine code name?
Oct
9
answered Python decorators and Lisp macros
Sep
23
answered What is the history of why bytes are eight bits?
Jul
8
answered When to start thinking about scalability?
May
30
answered Should I “Fight” to use development environment I want to use and how?
May
2
answered How should I assess answers to the programming assignment I use for hiring
Apr
30
answered What should I do when waiting for a review?
Apr
27
answered Can we take ideas from GPL programs in developing any commercial app
Apr
4
answered How concerned about load balancing do I need to be?
Mar
27
answered How to effectively put code live
Mar
18
answered Are there any reasons not to accept a software deliverable as a virtual machine?
Jan
26
answered Is Ken Thompson's compiler hack still a threat?