- Rediscovered docbastard
“Buy the farm” in North American slang for dying.
When a military pilot with a stricken airplane attempted to crash land in a farmer’s field, he would destroy a portion of the farmer’s crops for which the US government paid reimbursement to the farmer. If it were a bad crash-landing destroying most of the crops then the crash would cause the buying of the whole farm
Firefox resistfingerpringing setting
about:config. Let’s test this and see what happens.
Clear is better than clever uses a nice way to publish a presentation: slide on top and any test notes on the bottom. Never seen that before and it’s nice.
Everyone knows that debugging is twice as hard as writing a program in the first place. So if you’re as clever as you can be when you write it, how will you ever debug it? Main points:
- Implement below your ability, and you get to debug in the “flow” area.
- Implement at your ability, and the debugging will be frustrating, but you gain skill.
stop starting and start finishing (HN)