Archive for the ‘Links’ Category

Subversion Configuration Suite

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

I’ve now uploaded my Subversion Configuration Suite (svn-meta) repository to Google Code so that the files are publicly available for anyone to use.

Stack Exchange

Saturday, 12 February 2011

The is now a plethora of incredibly useful question-and-answer sites available. Here are a few that I like.


Non-free Software

Thursday, 3 February 2011

Previously, I posted about free software.

There are just a couple of not-too-expensive commercial offerings that I think are excellent.


Free Software

Tuesday, 21 December 2010

For most pieces of commercial software for common tasks there is an excellent free althernative; sometimes even open source. Here are a few of my favourites.

This post extends and complements several previous ones on open source software, firefox extensions and system tools.


Scripting Links

Monday, 5 October 2009

Really good on-line documentation on programming in shell scripting languages seems to be a rarity. On bash, I have found the following invaluable:

If you really have to do something in MS DOS, then the following is very helpful:

Painters and @Decorators?

Tuesday, 29 September 2009

Python Decorator Library


Type Enforcement

Memory Leaks

Tuesday, 29 September 2009

To check for possible memory leaks using MSVC:

C/C++ Pre-processor Links

Friday, 25 September 2009

Some handy, partly Mi¢ro$oft/MSVC-specific, C/C++ pre-processor  links:

MS Visual C++ Pre-#defined Macros

MS Visual C++ #pragma Directives

MS-DOS Batch Tip: Function Calls, Parameters and Filenames

Wednesday, 17 June 2009

Here’s something I discovered by accident whilst using features I learned from the excellent site site whilst struggling with the limitations of Batch.


Favourite Links and References for Mathematics

Tuesday, 2 June 2009

Here is my list of what I believe to be the most important or useful links and references for mathematics.



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