I learned about socat today, over here. socat stands for SOcket CAT.
Monthly Archives: March 2021
The Modern Guide to OAuth
This in the news today: The Modern Guide to OAuth.
Is Inheritance That Evil?
I found a very long article: Is Inheritance That Evil? I am far too tired to concentrate on it right now. Sorta looked interesting though.
This popped up on HN today: Louvre Collections. Pretty awesome.
Emoji under the hood
An excellent article on Unicode: Emoji under the hood.
Enumerated Trees in PicoLisp
Enumerated Trees in PicoLisp. Lisp does my head in.
That’s a lot of databases
It’s true, that is a lot of databases.
SQLite is not a toy database
A run down on SQLite features: SQLite is not a toy database.
8GB data reservation
In the news today: Why All My Servers Have an 8GB Empty File. The idea is to created a /spacer.img file to take up space, so in a crisis you can delete it to free up space.
Cargo Cult Science
Feynman’s old classic turned up in the news again today: Cargo Cult Science.