The Language Nightmares Are Programmed In
*drumroll* And the 2022 award for the suckiest programming language goes to…
Parsing Roman Numerals
First of all: Roman numerals suck. That’s actually pretty much all I have to say about them.
10 Reasons Why Email Sucks
Email being the absolute f*cking worst technology ever conceived, is pretty well established by this point. Still, I decided to make a listicle anyway, purely because it’s fun to complain about things.
What’s Up With Scoping?
Okay, so I have this thing with programming languages: Inconsistencies and stupid language design, they… how shall I put this? They bother me. One thing in particular that gets my gears turning is idiotic scoping rules.
Windows XP VirtualBox P2V
So, this is a small write-up of my adventure of trying to virtualize an ancient Windows XP installation in VirtualBox. If you are only interested in the technical part, just scroll down to “The Solution”.