April, 2015

  1. Version Number Philosophy

    From the documentation for Python’s distutils.version: StrictVersion Version numbering for anal retentives and software idealists. LooseVersion Version numbering for anarchists and software realists. Who ways programmers don’t have a sense of humor.

  2. Right Hand Drive (Timelapse)

    Having never driven on the left, I was actually surprised about how quickly I adapted as well as the things that ultimately tripped me up, roughly in ascending order of frequency: Shifting with my left hand was pretty easy…didn’t have any problems with this. Remembering to keep on the left required some mental concentration, but…

  3. Who do I know in the Dorset, UK area the weekend of April 18th? Alternatively, what should I do?