Speaking of MSDN, here’s an article on Profile-Guided Optimization, which they claim often delivers a 20% performance boost for the price of a couple instrumented runs.
Scott Mitchell’s MSDN series on data structures is quite good. His latest, on graphs, is a must-read for those who lament the end of “design the data-structures first.”
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I have a brand-new emachines M6805 laptop, perfectly stock, onto which I am trying to install Windows XP-64. I have spoken with colleagues who have the exact same model, exact same bios revision, for whom the install of the exact same build goes perfectly. For me, it freezes solid within a minute of GUI-mode setup […]