maybe it's the Mother Of All Rants? Well, maybe not - but he's got a very good point there
(one that i totally share, not that anybody'd care about me):
that unnecessary obscurity is a lousy design choice.
very much related: ESR's The Art of Unix Programming, which I used quite a lot when I was teaching - some of my students may even have gotten the point...
(I also like the nicely captured photo on this report...)
[ published on Sat 28.11.2015 08:32 | filed in interests/comp
it'll complement my nirvana shirt - multi-cultural life and all that
[ published on Sat 14.11.2015 11:50 | filed in interests/humour
When my boss' father, john sinclair, mentioned that he could use some help with
building and installing a rain gauge with online data collection
on Fraser Island (for fido.org.au) I naturally
said 'sure'; my experiences with designing and building two remote wind stations for the CHGC were good,
and I find things like that interesting projects to tackle. The rest of this
article documents the good, the bad and the ugly sides of the exercise - if
you want just the goodies skip to the page bottom
click here for the rest of the story...
[ published on Wed 04.11.2015 22:00 | filed in mystuff