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This calls for lunch [May. 26th, 2010|01:06 pm]
Lindsey Kuper
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Ladies and gentlemen, I have successfully compiled and run the first example of chapter 1, section 1.1, page 1 of C++ Template Metaprogramming. Fear my skills? Or something.

I really miss you guys.

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[User Picture]From: sstrickl
2010-05-26 05:46 pm (UTC)
Perhaps you should be going around saying, "Here's a nickel, kid, buy yourself a real macro system."

:D
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[User Picture]From: lindseykuper
2010-05-27 02:21 am (UTC)
I'm finding that, having taken Kent Dybvig's course, I can somewhat convincingly fake being a C person (and an x86 assembly person). It's a remarkable realization.
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[User Picture]From: oniugnip
2010-05-27 03:40 am (UTC)
What did Dan give Kent for his C score? Was it a 9? ...

Something about how he's seen very few people with a 9 for both Scheme and C? ...
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[User Picture]From: lindseykuper
2010-05-27 05:56 pm (UTC)
I think Dan said that Kent was the only person he could think of with a 9 for both.
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[User Picture]From: pixelherder
2010-05-27 09:00 am (UTC)
Yes, yes! Give in to the dark side!
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[User Picture]From: lindseykuper
2010-05-27 06:25 pm (UTC)
My supervisor -- who gave me the book -- said, "Don't have too much fun with this." I think he's afraid he won't see me for a week.
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From: boojum
2010-06-08 08:43 am (UTC)
You should dig up and read the book by Andre Alexandrescu on template metaprogramming in C++. Around chapter 5 he rederives Lisp at compile time. It's great fun.
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