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Archive for September 10th, 2019

Is there a way to use the JVCL’s TJvXxxAppStorage to store float values as s…

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/09/10

For my link archive: [WayBack] Is there a way to use the JVCL’s TJvXxxAppStorage to store float values as strings (e.g. “10.152”) rather than hex dumps and also control the decimal s… – Thomas Mueller (dummzeuch) – Google+

Relevant sources:

–jeroen

 

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MS Paint IDE

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/09/10

Oh boy:

Ditch IDEs like Intellij and glorified text editors like Eclipse, and switch to a real IDE, MS Paint.

It wraps around MS Paint.

You can get it at [WayBack] MS Paint IDE and source code at [WayBack] GitHub – RubbaBoy/MSPaintIDE: Programming in MS Paint.

A long thread discussing it, including a tutorial: [WayBack] Resource – Programming in MS Paint [UPDATED] | SpigotMC – High Performance Minecraft

–jeroen

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GitHub – slikts/js-equality-game: The Worst Minesweeper 💣 Ever

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/09/10

[WayBack] GitHub – slikts/js-equality-game: The Worst Minesweeper 💣 Ever:

It’s in response to claims like this one by the well-known author getify:

However, implicit coercion is a mechanism that can be learned, and moreover should be learned by anyone wishing to take JavaScript programming seriously. Not only is it not confusing once you learn the rules, it can actually make your programs better! The effort is well worth it.

You can play it on [WayBack] JavaScript Equality Table Game: Find out how well you know (or don’t know) the JavaScript == operator rules

It reminds me of the hilarious video on Wat – Destroy All Software Lightning Talk : Gary Bernhardt : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive 

Based on:

Via:

–jeroen

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What do the three arrow (“>>>”) signs mean in python?

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/09/10

When starting to work with Python, a lot of examples contain the >>> characters on the first line often followed by ... characters on continuing lines.

They are about two things:

  1. interactive Python sessions
  2. doctest

The answers in [WayBackWhat do the three arrow (“>>>”) signs mean in python? give insight in the various Python versions and how they prompt.

References from them:

–jeroen

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