Inklings: a tumblelog

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10 Very Good Reasons Why You Should Grow a Giant Beard

FriendDA: Slightly more than a hearty handshake

What every programmer should know about memory

Subversion Obliterate, the forgotten feature

I really, really want to permanently obliterate a bunch of log and .pyc files currently in our repo at work. This would come in very, very useful.

The Worker/Wrapper Transformation

I’ve a half-read, quarter-understood paper on this (the first one mentioned), and I’d like to be able to wrap my brain around it.

RFC 2483: URI Resolution Services Necessary for URN Resolution

I’m bookmarking this because I’d like to remember the existence of the text/uri-list media type. It’s something trivial, but it’s worth using a standard media type for these things if possible.

Stop the presses: bash said to embrace subversion and git

A nice hack to allow bash to show the repository type and path when you’re in a git repo or an SVN checkout. I wonder if I can get this working with zsh, and make it sensitive to Bazaar-NG too.


For functional testing and load testing of webapps.

How to Use 43 Folders

I must have a read over all of this some time soon.

How-To Guide for (Python) Descriptors


With typeface.js you can embed custom fonts in your web pages so you don’t have to render text to images.

Where Do Resources Come From?

This clarified a bit of thinking for me in how our domain registration backend at work (which has a mostly RESTful design) ought to work with registrations and transfers.

Your Business Method Patent Has Just Been Invalidated

Kick ass!