Ubuntu like 22.04 OSes are coming with pipewire instead of pulseaudio. On my machine, it has a b…

Ubuntu like 22.04 OSes are coming with pipewire instead of pulseaudio. On my machine, it has a bug and sometimes does not recognize new audio devices. In this case, I need to restart pipewire with the following command:

systemctl --user restart pipewire pipewire-pulse

I am trying to code, and the code is not going. And I realized I forgot to wear my programmer socks….

I am trying to code, and the code is not going. And I realized I forgot to wear my programmer socks. But when I put them on, I realized they were just regular socks with binary code printed on them. (GPT-3 assisted story)

Why in English is it “open” but “closed”? Why “ed”?

I gave up on VMWare. Give back my money.

cogito, ergo sum, usually translated into English as “It compiles, therefore is C++”

cogito, ergo sum, usually translated into English as “It compiles, therefore is C++”

C++ turning into Deep Thought computer

C++ compiler so slow, and does some much optimization, sometimes I think it’s Deep Thought computer from Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. You put tons of C++ code in it, and after a while it generates assembly

eax, 42
pop rbp

and you have no idea why.

www.quora.com is useless

www.quora.com is useless

Quite often, answers are useless, e.g., no, you cannot do it; you have to be able to read assembly code. But I can read assembly.

TIL; fmod

TIL; fmod I wanted to implement a day/night cycle and I needed to convert time to sun angle. So fmod function can do it like this: auto angle = std::fmod(time / dayLenght, 1.f) * 360.f

I’ll bring unpopular opinion, but “Select IS broken.”

Finally, I took the time I reply to all recruiters. It is a good problem to have…

Finally, I took the time I reply to all recruiters. It is a good problem to have but still has to be addressed.

The phon is a logarithmic unit of loudness level for tones and complex sounds. In contrast with…

The phon is a logarithmic unit of loudness level for tones and complex sounds. In contrast with dB, the phon is a unit associated with a subjective percept.

How to make Unreal Engine load fast on Linux?

How to make Unreal Engine load fast on Linux? Go here: https://github.com/adamrehn/ue4-docker/issues/177 and install glibc-dso patch. 4 min 6 sec went down to 14 seconds on my laptop.

TIL; Lolita by Nabokov is an illegal book in United Kingdom.

OMG ninite and lumen work under Linux natively in UE5.

It is so hot here, the heat triggers breakers.

TIL; meter is American spelling, everybody else spell it as metre.

Yesterday, I drove over the red light. Nothing happened, but I felt really bad.

There is no advantage of publishing proof for P=NP problem…

There is no advantage of publishing proof for P=NP problem. If you have proof, you can basically have an infinite amount of money, by mining Bitcoins for example.