Tracing down a problem, finding sloppy code

Daniel was tracking down what appeared to be a networking problem…. server reported 113 (No route to host) However, an strace did not reveal the networking stack ever returning that. On the other side, IP packets were actually received. When confronted with mysteries like this, I get suspicious – mainly of (fellow) programmers. I suggested a grep […]

#songsincode on Twitter, SongsInCodeDB

Looking at twitter #songsincode (just search on #songsincode tag), it appears a large chunk of geeky/nerdy world has come to a halt while spending the day expression song titles in code. So far we’ve seen most programming languages as well as CSS and SQL come by. I think it’s a nice example of how “the collective” […]