Matt Brubeck: Planet Matt

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on April 29, 2018 08:59 PM

"Garlic keeps vampires away" was for sure invented by a parent who was just trying to get a kid to stop complaining about their soup.

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on April 20, 2018 01:49 AM

Spider plant, spider plant
Does whatever a spider can&apost
Produces plantlets on a shoot
They have adventitious roots
Look out!
Here comes the spider plant

Bookmarks: Reinventing Version Control with Glitch Rewind

Posted in Bookmarks on April 02, 2018 11:09 PM

User-friendly version control

Bookmarks: PubGrub: Next-Generation Version Solving – Natalie Weizenbaum – Medium

Posted in Bookmarks on April 02, 2018 11:08 PM

"new version solving algorithm that uses fancy-sounding techniques like “unit propagation”, “logical resolution”, and “conflict-driven clause learning” to run faster and explain errors more clearly than any other version solver."

Microblog: mbrubeck shared a status by nex3

Posted in Microblog on April 02, 2018 10:46 PM

I finally launched that version solving algorithm I keep going on about and it&aposs rad as hell and you should read about it here medium.com/@nex3/pubgrub-2fb64

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on April 02, 2018 05:12 AM

I got ahold of one of my library&aposs copies of Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff, and now I am diving head first into the stupid.

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on March 28, 2018 02:58 PM

@propersquid Mostly just when I need `rm -rf` to delete a repository.

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on March 28, 2018 02:58 PM

@NfNitLoop Yeah, `rm -rf` is the only time I notice it. I don&apost really want the `-f` to become a habit...

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on March 28, 2018 02:48 PM

Fellow programmers: Do you find it useful that git marks ".git/objects/" files as read-only, or just annoying?

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on March 28, 2018 03:50 AM

Disappointed by Big Cheez-Its. I wanted them to be at least four times bigger.

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on March 26, 2018 05:59 PM

Must resist urge to contribute the English usage derail in this MetaFilter politics thread...

metafilter.com/173140/Lawyer-U

Microblog: New status by mbrubeck

Posted in Microblog on March 16, 2018 12:53 AM

I didn&apost think I was going to get excited about the next Harry Potter prequel movie, but the trailer was actually pretty exciting...