Grumble

I have had crummy “luck” with power supplies. (Better them, than some of the alternatives!) I was in the middle of using my “big boy” Linux box today (remotely via XWindows and SSH) and “things” just ground to a halt. (All my VM’s that had network mappings to various resources hung, and the host OS […]

I need to dig up my copy of the interview mentioned…

Reading these quotes from Bjarne Stroustrup today made me very happy. From http://www.stroustrup.com/bs_faq.html#really-say-that  “There are more useful systems developed in languages deemed awful than in languages praised for being beautiful–many more”. Yes, in MIT Technology Review interview and elsewhere. There, I [Stroustrup] also said: “I think we should look for elegance in the applications built, rather than […]