I came across lots of
interesting reading over the past week. The most
amazing to watch has been
saga of the MS "switch" counter-campaign. I've
been quite impressed to watch
sleuthing on Slashdot turn into headlines on
Associated Press and even the
BBC. For some odd reason this incident reminds
me of the phrase you are only as strong as your
More below on Java (as well as C#) design issues,
privilege escalation system calls in NetBSD, cool
SourceForge .NET XML projects, recruiting trips,
excessive HTTP requests for my RSS feeds, Noah
Mendelsohn's ideas of the original thoughts behind
the design of W3C XML Schema and lots more.
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