Eyes Above The Waves
Robert O'Callahan. Christian. Repatriate Kiwi. Hacker.
Thursday, 25 May 2017
A Couple Of Papers About Commodity Multicore Record And Replay, And A Possible Way Forward
Efficient record-and-replay of parallel programs with potential data races on commodity multicore hardware is a holy-grail research problem....
Friday, 19 May 2017
rr Usenix Paper And Technical Report
Our paper about rr has been accepted to appear at the Usenix Annual Technical Conference . Thanks to Dawn for suggesting that conference, a...
Thursday, 11 May 2017
Obscurity Inhibits Persuasion
I'm a huge fan of China Miéville's work. " The City & The City " is one of my favourite books of all time. Particular ...
Saturday, 6 May 2017
Perceptions Of Violent Crime
I spent last week as a parent helper at my child's school camp at Tui Ridge near Rotorua. I found it exciting and challenging in various...
Sunday, 30 April 2017
Call Out China For Their Treatment Of NK Escapees
Nothing really new here in the stories of North Korea's prison camps, but I think one important aspect is consistently underemphasized:...
Sunday, 23 April 2017
One Does Simply Walk Into Mordor
... on the Tongariro Northern Circuit . This central North Island "Great Walk" is a loop circumnavigating Mount Ngauruhoe (aka &qu...
Wednesday, 5 April 2017
Rust Optimizations That C++ Can't Do (Version 2)
My last post was wrong in the details, so let me show a better example. Rust code : pub extern fn foo(v: &u64, callback: fn()) -> u6...
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