Simon Willison’s Weblog

Wednesday, 11th February 2004

Compilers. Not, it turns out, a difficult thing. Dan says they’re easy. But then he did write most of Parrot... # 6:38 am

Optimizing Mozilla Firebird. Hacking prefs.js # 6:10 am

Code generation vs data driven programming

Via Ned Batchelder, this interview with pragmatic Dave Thomas on code generation closely reflects my own nascent thoughts on the issue:

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Rands In Repose: Agenda Detection (via) An almost painfully cynical guide to getting out of meetings as soon as possible. # 3:05 am

AskTog: Top 10 Reasons to Not Shop On Line (via) Usability advice for e-commerce sites. # 1:28 am

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