If you are interested in concurrent programming, you’ll eventually come across the Byzantine Generals problem. Mark Nelson has a good post explaining it.
I thought I’d try blogging the development of a technical article; it might prove interesting to, I dunno’, 3 people in the world. I’ve been contracted to write a 2,500-words-plus-listings article on using AMD’s CodeAnalyst profiler with Eclipse, especially relating to multithreaded / multicore development. So that’s a pretty beefy article, about twice the length […]
Following the lead of the SFWA, which issued a takedown to a fan site based on nothing but the existence of the strings “Asimov” or “Silverberg” in a text file, I’ve demanded that NBA.com remove all pages that refer to “Larry O’Brien.” Those bastards have been distributing my source code long enough.