inside my mind

"good programmers are masochists"

Tired.

I was supposed to write a happy post about my internship post and sad remarks about leaving DigitalOcean, but life got in the way. Family this time. Sometimes, I wish that life wasn’t so tiring. It’s a hassle already to deal with school, family, general life problems; but when it...


valgrind is important

Most people have heard of debugging tools like gdb. For the rest, it’s usually just continuous testing and catching problems with your eye. But sometimes it’s not that simple. Take for example (and I’ve been using this example a lot), libdpx. I was trying to clean up the code for...


stdout is slow

Reading or writing any sort of stream can be slow. I cannot stress how much that is true. It’s incredibly noticeable, especially when you have some sort of GUI program in debug mode and it prints out a load of stuff. Each printout, whether it’s piped somewhere else or goes...


ctypes, Why?

I don’t claim to be a particularly good Python programmer at all. I’m probably one of the… less useful people to program Python - I much prefer Go (and to be rather honest, C). But I think I’ve encountered the nastiest piece of library I’ve used with Python - ctypes....


Hello Blog.

Welp, I suppose it’s about time that I made an actual blog on my actual domain. Whee! I made a list of projects I wanted to do in the future - kinda like my personal project collection. When I actually compiled the list, though, it started to become a bit...