Monthly Archives: May 2012

Oh thank goodness…

Minecraft runs. I had problems at first – it would load, let me log in, and then go to a black screen. It works now, but I’m not sure what I did to make it work. I’ll list the steps. … Continue reading

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Order matters in GCC sometimes

In my last post I mentioned having trouble with the order of command options in gcc. I finally found a mention of this in the documentation. The relevant passage: It makes a difference where in the command you write … Continue reading

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Compiling GTK+ programs from the terminal: Part 1

I installed Ubuntu onto the new hard drive over lunch. Now I’m trying to get my development environment up and running again. Much of my Linux-specific programming was done to learn GTK+, a very popular GUI toolkit. The IDE I … Continue reading

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We’re heavy users of Mark Bittman’s book, How to Cook Everything. There is an excellent iPad app of the same name that has much of the book’s content, and by virtue of being an iPad app has lots of other … Continue reading

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