Experimental, impressionistic sub-paragraph tumblin' (think obstsalat)


19:50 <Lars_G> at least java has a REAL VM.
19:51 <slyphon> too bad it doesn't have a "real language"

Windows were shakin’ all night in my dreams
Everything was exactly the way that it seems
Woke up this morning and I looked at the same old page
Same ol’ rat race
Life in the same ol’ cage.
— Bob Dylan, Highlands

15:49 * lypanov ponders porting qtruby4 to windows
15:49 * dragonkh wonders about porting linux to windows
15:50 * entropy plans to throw them all out windows

Well the future for me is already a thing of the past
You were my first love and you will be my last
— Bob Dylan, Bye and Bye

15:52 <dragonkh> actually in theory everything id edible
15:52 <lypanov> with big enough teeth, yes
15:06 <dragonkh> gmail is for people with g strings?

There’s a wealth of knowledge and experience in the communities around “dead” languages like Smalltalk, Lisp, and Forth, and it always saddens me to see so many mainstream developers taking years to make mistakes and discoveries they could have read about in an afternoon of browsing old papers or a few mailing list archives. — Avi Bryant

The Myth of Multitasking (or The Truth About Multitasking)