So busy these days.. Perl and …

So busy these days.. Perl and Javascript are cool languages to work with and the project is almost finished. If you have a look at the coding link you’ll find a program called vbe-1.0.tar.gz which gives access to the framebuffer of VESA2.0 video cards. I remember someone posting a message on csipd a long time ago saying that all he wants of an OS is access to the frame buffer to code demos in it.. well, this is his chance 😉
Good things are happening in Northern Ireland.
I downloaded an intro from TG98, it’s the winning intro with lots of raytracing but runs VERY slow on my P133. I seem to recall a cool intro with raytraced bees and luminous lights released a few years ago that ran at around the same speed on my old 486DX33..
Eraser bot is cool :)
I just recently upped my swap partition from 32 megs to 64 megs and the difference is amazing! I have 32 megs RAM and the extra swap space made a noticeable difference.

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Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Google+ and Twitter.

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