Will calling “free” or “delete” in C/C++ release the memory to the system?
Nice little reminder for systems programming folks.
(Also, remember the rule: if an article title is framed as a question, the answer is generally “no”.)
Помоги компилятору помочь тебе
Неплохой обзор предупреждений с примерами.
Software optimization resources
“This series of five manuals describes everything you need to know about optimizing code for x86 and x86-64 family microprocessors”.
Capability Immaturity Model (CIMM)
Finally, CMM done right!
Hundred year mistakes
“The best time to make a breaking change that involves updating existing code is now”.
“Let’s use Kubernetes!” Now you have 8 problems
Reminder to those with big data (“massive 1 GB!”), high concurrency (“tremendous 10 rps!”), and massive scaling (“up to 800 users!”)
The UNIX-Haters Handbook
You should know about this book.
The growth of command line options, 1979-Present
Or “Why ls currently has fifty-eight options and what is the cause of this bloat”.
Two new ways to read a file quickly
Linux may get a
readfile() syscall in a beer-driven software development process.
Little known features of iTerm2
Customizable hyperlinks is a neat extensibility idea.
SETI@home search for alien life project shuts down after 21 years
They have been “mining” aliens before it become mainstream.
sourcehut - the hacker’s forge (shameless plug, but they deserve more publicity)