The wild west of Windows command line parsing

Making A Cross Platform Mobile & Desktop App with Qt 6.2

Mailman Ad Placements

Diagnosing an ASP.NET Core hard crash

Issue #173



Wooo, looks like one person was referred and it worked as expected! First half of the test looks good. If I don't get an email about how someone's referred count should be one, but is currently nonexistent, then I know the system "just works". Now all there is to do is to come up with some rewards.
As an aside, I realized yesterday that the referral link in the share to twitter link was incorrect. I've fixed that. Also if you have 0 referrals, the count just won't show up. Not sure why it doesn't want to show 0. Oh well.
Anyway, here's today's issue.


Today's Sponsor: Mailman

A big part of writing code is reaching that "flow" state, when you find yourself completely immersed in the problem before you. Achieving that state is impossible if you're constantly getting your attention pulled to new emails and notifications. Mailman is a Chrome add-on that let's you specify when, and from whom you get your emails, to minimize the chances of your "flow" being broken.


The wild west of Windows command line parsing

Published: 18 February 2022
Tags: c

Chris Wellons illuminates the weirdness (read outdatedness) of the Windows runtime's command line argument passing.


Making A Cross Platform Mobile & Desktop App with Qt 6.2

Published: 18 February 2022
Tags: qt

Ben Summerton implements his ray tracing app using Qt, focusing on the nuances of getting it to be truly cross platform.


How Mailman Came to Be

Published: 22 February 2022
Tags: sponsored

Mohit has been coding since he was 11 years old. In 2020, when the world went remote, he realized that he was bogged down under a ton of emails and wasn't getting distraction-free coding time. He built Mailman to control his inbox. Now he can control when and what kinds of emails land in his inbox, saving himself over 100 hours per year.


Diagnosing an ASP.NET Core hard crash

Published: 20 February 2022
Tags: c#

Jon Skeet takes us through diagnosing a crashing server running on ASP.NET.

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