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Programming langues I've developed in the last 7 days: C#, Java, FORTRAN, C, Forth, Kotlin, Ruby, Objective-C. All but Forth for actual projects. #polyglot #programming
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That's an incredible achievement. It's more than one different language each day! 😉 😆

Yeah it comes from needing a combo for some projects. Like the Java, FORTRAN, and C were two parts of code bases for the same project. The Kotlin and Ruby were from polishing up the Diaspora API Client I wrote (Kotlin) waiting for the hopfully imminent release of 0.8.0.0 (Ruby) but had to fumble around in there to see where and why something changed so I could update my client.

I've got a long list over lifetime, but in last week or so at work? Go, VB.Net, DOS Batch, Bash, T-SQL, and Java - and the barest touch of Kotlin.



In an exchange with a friend about my FORTRAN post a joke was made about exploring Forth for the Fourth. Actually that sounds like a neat little #programming experiment so here we are...lol... https://repl.it/languages/Forth
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My myriad small contributions to open source software in the month of June #foss https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/07/02/june-2019-open-source-contribution-log/
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Reading about the early days of id Software when they basically cocooned themselves in a two floor apartment one Wisconsin winter cranking out Wolfentein 3D hits that nostalgic chord in me that has done that and still likes doing that sort of thing when the right passion project comes along. There is just something to being so focused on cranking out software you find interesting. It's a neat read either way. #retrocomputing https://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/344672/How_id_built_Wolfenstein_3D_using_Commander_Keen_tech.php?fbclid=IwAR0PUrAf2i06-TTY6dub12V86AIKxJ3gAl8pMYmt111UKgFNmreYoc8pZnU
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The most retro thing seems to be "the right passion project". 😏



A really good best practices article on fixing performance problems in your #dotnet application https://michaelscodingspot.com/performance-problems-in-csharp-dotnet/
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I woke from a dream where the #diaspora API was being deployed (which I think may actually be happening soon, right #diaspora-dev ?) so I revived my website comments system based on the API, polished up the #kotlin implementation, and then also wrote a #dotnet version so I could make an #fediverse app in #AvaloniaUI . Yeah I'm in a coding mood :).
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yep, it should happen soon ;)



Really stoked about the last two days deep dive into #AvaloniaUI on #dotnetcore . Looking forward to writing up some examples for some controls, updating docs, and building a demo project to show off capabilities realworld-ishly.
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Using Design Data to help laying out your #AvaloniaUI #dotnet UIs https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/06/03/avalonia-design-data/
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What's the easiest way to find your way around #AvaloniaUI #dotnet controls? The new stand alone version of their "Controls Catalog App" of course! https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/05/26/avalonia-controls-samples/
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Getting started with AvalonStudio so can get full IntelliSense and other goodies developing #AvaloniaUI on #linux https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/05/13/avalonstudio-getting-started/
#AvaloniaUI #linux programming



Mostly positive 1st impressions of #AvaloniaUI for #dotnet #linux development, with some paths forward #programming https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/05/13/avalonia-first-impressions/



Well this could be *very* interesting! https://github.blog/2019-05-10-introducing-github-package-registry/
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Write up of my positive experience with the #AvaloniaUI tutorial. Again hats off on true cross-platform desktop development with #dotnet on #linux https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/05/10/avalonia-todo-tutorial/
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...I'm actually further along in my Avalonia learning than "Hello World" but I'm behind on my blog post writing...
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A first step towards doing cross platform desktop development under #linux with #dotnet using #AvaloniaUI https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/05/08/avalonia-hello-world/
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I love the progress shown in .NET 5 but it drives me crazy that WPF is listed as if it will work across all platforms when it's Windows only. Ah well that's what AvaloniaUI is for I guess. https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/introducing-net-5/
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I'm coming out of development/software engineering hibernation :) #programming https://www.nequalsonelifestyle.com/2019/05/02/dev-ramp-up/
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Just finished the #AvaloniaUI tutorial solely under #linux #dotnetcore and leveraging #JetBrains Rider. Pretty pleased. Hope to get a blog write up out soon on experience and thoughts on the tech in general. Overall thumbs up!



Been a couple months since I got into a coding groove so going to try warming up by learning #AvaloniaUI under #linux using #JetBrains Rider preferably under #dotnetcore



Dove into some #diaspora code for the first time in forever to help someone figure out how to do something. I do enjoy that code base immensely even if I haven't worked in it for many months #programming #ruby
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I have big hopes about the coming hackathon in Berlin. I really wish your API PR will be merged then, or at least have significant progress done