Scala project goals:
Make something as straightforward and easy to use as this.
Starting porting my time tracker https://wiki.chronica.xyz/#andaga over to Scala this weekend. Time for the third iteration.
Has anyone by chance used https://github.com/exoframejs/exoframe before?
Really enjoyed this movie, and the soundtrack was incredible https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qq-Ev_7p8HM
Working on a new feature in Metals where you can auto implement all the abstract methods in concrete class at one time.
This has led to innumerable errors, vulnerabilities, and system crashes, which have probably caused a billion dollars of pain and damage in the last forty years.
-- Tony Hoare
I call it my billion-dollar mistake. It was the invention of the null reference in 1965. At that time, I was designing the first comprehensive type system for references in an object oriented language (ALGOL W). My goal was to ensure that all use of references should be absolutely safe, with checking performed automatically by the compiler. But I couldn't resist the temptation to put in a null reference, simply because it was so easy to implement... pt1
No inks today so it’s a #penciltober from me.
I've had to do a deep dive into ASTs lately for working with Metals and this has been so helpful.
Merveilles is a community project aimed at the establishment of new ways of speaking, seeing and organizing information — A culture that seeks augmentation through the arts of engineering and design. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.