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aras-p / preprocessor_fun.h
Last active July 16, 2024 02:50
Things to commit just before leaving your job
// Just before switching jobs:
// Add one of these.
// Preferably into the same commit where you do a large merge.
// This started as a tweet with a joke of "C++ pro-tip: #define private public",
// and then it quickly escalated into more and more evil suggestions.
// I've tried to capture interesting suggestions here.
// Contributors: @r2d2rigo, @joeldevahl, @msinilo, @_Humus_,
// @YuriyODonnell, @rygorous, @cmuratori, @mike_acton, @grumpygiant,
ragingwind / Backend Architectures Keywords and
Last active July 4, 2024 13:00
Backend Architectures Keywords and References
DasIch /
Created May 12, 2013 06:20
__prepare__ for Python 2.x
from __future__ import print_function
from collections import OrderedDict
from prepareable import Prepareable
from six import with_metaclass, iteritems
class FooMeta(with_metaclass(Prepareable, type)):
def __new__(cls, name, bases, attributes):
#!/usr/bin/env ruby
require 'optparse'
require 'fileutils'
class Lunchy
VERSION = '0.7.0'
def start(params)
raise ArgumentError, "start [-wF] [name]" if params.empty?
/* a macro that defines a context variable that is stored in thread local
storage. It's implemented as a module that exports a `get`, `set` and
`set_to` function. `set_to` acts as a stack. */
macro_rules! context_var (($name:ident : $t:ty) => (
mod $name {
/* internal tls key helper */
fn key(_x: @$t) {}
/* checks if the variable is set */
pub fn is_set() -> bool { unsafe {
puffnfresh / currying.js
Created September 7, 2012 07:13
Support for both curried and uncurried application in functional JavaScript
function curry(f) {
return function(x) {
var g = f.bind(this, x);
if(g.length == 0) return g();
if(arguments.length > 1) return curry(g).apply(this, [], 1));
return curry(g);
var sum = curry(function(x, y) {
paulirish / gist:3098860
Created July 12, 2012 15:26
Open Conference Expectations

Open Conference Expectations

This document lays out some baseline expectations between conference speakers and conference presenters. The general goal is to maximize the value the conference provides to its attendees and community and to let speakers know what they might reasonably expect from a conference.

We believe that all speakers should reasonably expect these things, not just speakers who are known to draw large crowds, because no one is a rockstar but more people should have the chance to be one. We believe that conferences are better -- and, dare we say, more diverse -- when the people speaking are not just the people who can afford to get themselves there, either because their company paid or they foot the bill themselves. Basically, this isn't a rock show rider, it's some ideas that should help get the voices of lesser known folks heard.

These expectations should serve as a starting point for discussion between speaker and organizer. They are not a list of demands; they are a list of rea

jlong / uri.js
Created April 20, 2012 13:29
URI Parsing with Javascript
var parser = document.createElement('a');
parser.href = "";
parser.protocol; // => "http:"
parser.hostname; // => ""
parser.port; // => "3000"
parser.pathname; // => "/pathname/"; // => "?search=test"
parser.hash; // => "#hash"; // => ""
evilpie / disassembler.js
Created April 4, 2012 11:51
Disassembler for Notch's 'DCPU-16'
/* See: */
function hex(n) {
return '0x' + n.toString(16);
function disassemble (code) {
var PC = 0;
var operand = function (bits) {