I'm trying to use Haskell for a database app, and, as usual for Haskell, I'm finding the lack of decent documentation a real pain...
A personal analysis of Beryl's usefulness.
A combination of bugs in KDE/Samba/Feisty makes the simple task of configuring Samba to share a folder (in this case to share it with myself, for the benefit of some virtual machines) much harder than it ought to have been
My results on the O'Reilly's code quiz...
Why Haskell's 'Maybe' totally pwns Python's 'None' and null pointers.
This was a badly written attempt at satirising moral relativism, which I've decided to remove.
I spent an unprofitable afternoon trying to get a new wireless USB adapter to work under Ubuntu Edgy, but Feisty did the trick beautifully.
A simple creationist response to the supposed evidence for common ancestry from fusion in human chromosome 2.
I've updated my `validator app
`_ to latest Django trunk and finally done a release.
More adventures in not having my computer with me...
Amarok now automates installation of MP3 support if it isn't available.
I finally got around to uploading Kio-Sword to Sourceforge
Kio-Sword 0.3 released
I'm currently without internet connection to my own computer, and I've been working out ways to make send and receiving e-mail as seamless as possible...
Attempts to use Haskell+ODBC under Windows.
The Windows dos box (command prompt) sucks in many ways in comparison to an xterm (and I'm not even including 'command' vs 'bash' here). But if you have emacs you can make it suck a little bit less. "M-x shell" gets you shell mode, and you can select text etc, and use emacs keybindings for editing your commands etc.
A rant about how annoying programming in C# is, really.
Get Internet Explorer 7 :-)
An attempt to explain monads and their usefulness in Haskell, assuming only some simple knowledge of Python.