October Links

Recent posts
What Factors Explain the Nature of Software?
Some Reflections on Writing Unix Daemons
Faster Shell Startup With Shell Switching
Choosing What To Read
Debugging A Failing Hotkey
How Often Should We Sharpen Our Tools?
Four Kinds of Optimisation
Minor Advances in Knowledge Are Still a Worthwhile Goal
How Hard is it to Adapt a Memory Allocator to CHERI?
"Programming" and "Programmers" Mean Different Things to Different People

Blog archive
  • How we use binary search to find compiler bugs. This is such an obvious JIT debugging technique that I almost didn’t read to the end of the article. I’m glad I did because… this hadn’t occurred to me before!
  • A Vision of Metascience. It’s unlikely that the current way we go about research is optimal: how can we explore the design space and improve how we go about doing things?
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