Category archives for software

See here – all the Science Blogs type blogs are transitioning platform. This has been semi-secret or something, who knows, anyway clearly it isn’t quite so secret anymore. I don’t know any deadlines or suchlike, but it can’t possibly make the comment system any worse. Refs * That value of English law thing again

Spot the problem

Just for once, a vaguely work-related post, but without any work. What is wrong with this (its in C, of course): switch (stoat) { bool goat = TRUE; case weasel: goat = FALSE /* Fallthrough */ case ferret: mustelid(goat); break; … } where you should assume that “mustelid” represents a block of code large enough…