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Plain Text, Archiving, and Presentation Fidelity

Posted 04-01-2010 at 07:31 PM by penguiniator

My introduction to computers was as a hobby. My first computer had Microsoft Works for MS-DOS version 1.05 installed on it. Among other things, I decided to use the computer to keep a journal. It was perfect. I could do all my writing on the computer and even edit the text without wasting paper.

What was even better, I could store my journal on floppy disks, which are more durable than paper.

Several years later I decided to open and read the journal I wrote on that...
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Posted 04-01-2010 at 02:55 AM by mayrus9

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These things get updated?

Posted 03-30-2010 at 03:46 PM by williamfromtexas

Led Zeppelin cost me about 45 minutes today, and I'm not happy about it. Mp3 player crash.

It's a nice little player, sleek and black. Sansa, e280. When I first got it I didn't know that it was also "version 2", which meant that, at the time, I couldn't install Rockbox on it.

Rockbox, what is that? Is it a Linux on your device? No, it's its own kernel. It loads a feature rich operating system onto your mp3 player, and is highly customizable with different...
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memory allocation

Posted 03-30-2010 at 12:01 AM by amused

How do we allocate memory of struct?

what i did was

int main()
struct amp
    string z;
    char y;
    float x;
    int w;

cout <<"The size of 'struct' is"<< sizeof(struct amp)<<"and it is located at"<<struct amp*s = malloc(sizeof(struct amp))<<endl;
it gives me an error---

In funtion 'int main()':
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Histwi — Powerful twitter tools

Posted 03-29-2010 at 09:07 AM by sridhar11

Histwi is linux desktop program for Twitter account management.

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