Eyes Above The Waves
Robert O'Callahan. Christian. Repatriate Kiwi. Hacker.
Friday, 27 March 2020
What If C++ Abandoned Backward Compatibility?
Some C++ luminaries have submitted an intriguing paper to the C++ standards committee. The paper presents an ambitious vision to evolve C++...
Wednesday, 11 March 2020
Debugging Gdb Using rr: Ptrace Emulation
Someone tried using rr to debug gdb and reported an rr issue because it didn't work. With some effort I was able to fix a couple of bug...
Sunday, 19 January 2020
Static Customization Of Function Signatures In Rust
Sometimes I have a big function that does a lot, and in new code I need to do almost the same thing, but slightly differently. Often the bes...
Friday, 3 January 2020
Updating Pernosco To Rust Futures 0.3
The Pernosco debugger engine is written in Rust and makes extensive use of async code. We had been using futures-preview 0.2; sooner or lat...
Monday, 23 December 2019
A Risk Of Transactional Politics For Christians
I've subscribed to Christianity Today for a long time. I was surprised by the editorial advocating Trump's removal from office, but...
Monday, 16 December 2019
Nelson Lakes Tramping: Lessons And Observations
Overall, we were really lucky with the weather. We arrived just after a big storm, so there was a lot of water in the streams and significan...
Nelson Lakes Tramping: Travers-Sabine Circuit
Following our trip to Angelus and a rest day on Sunday, on Monday we embarked on six-day walk of the Travers-Sabine Circuit , "clockwi...
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