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Just a wikipedian python go hacker


Aug
12
comment How to make sure media are used only on authorised sites?
@GrandmasterB usually it is done by checking referer header no ?
Jul
24
awarded  Commentator
Jul
24
comment When to use C over C++, and C++ over C?
I quite disagree on this answer, simple things can be superior to powerful but complex ones. and C++ is quite complex
Apr
4
comment Which hashing algorithm is best for uniqueness and speed?
I can't put an answer here. So I write a comment. A property not cited and important in preventing DOS attack is the predictability of collision. It is for that some cryptographic researcher build SipHash which happen to be also fast.
Oct
24
awarded  Suffrage
Oct
24
awarded  Civic Duty
Jun
18
comment How to solve the problem of nested comments
does some variant of SQL allow nested comments ?
Mar
12
comment How can robots beat CAPTCHAs?
That will work until it become widespread and spammer use headless browser.
Nov
25
comment Should I Learn C/C++ Even If I Just Want To Do Web Programming?
I know several programming languages well such as python, perl, java, javascript, c and at a lesser extend c++, lisp, php, cobol, delphi
Aug
27
comment Teaching myself, as a physicist, to become a better programmer
+1 for python @user787267 I don't really catch why not preallocating array is a bad habit
Aug
27
comment Teaching myself, as a physicist, to become a better programmer
I would add python in tools as readable count
Nov
3
comment Is it ever too old to learn how to become a programmer?
I disagree with JDelage's comment in fact the brain is not as good as learning new things when you are older than when you are younger
Nov
1
comment Is it true that once you learn one language most of the rest come easy?
+1 for I guess that learning professional programming for a person with average IQ is not trivial.
Nov
1
comment Is it true that once you learn one language most of the rest come easy?
I would say that programming open office with python is far from easy comparing with VBA and microsoft office
Dec
28
answered Should I Learn C/C++ Even If I Just Want To Do Web Programming?
Dec
17
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Nov
21
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