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The Stressed Listener

Thursday, April 16, 2009 1:43 1 Comment

One of the most hillarious code segments I have come across in recent times.. public class StressedListener implements PeopleListener { Stack<Toffee> myToffees; public void doListen(Person someone) { try{ someone.wontShutUp(); } catch (OMGCantStandItException ex) { while(someone.isMouthMoving()) { someone.feed(myToffees.pop()); } } finally { self.enjoyPeaceAndQuiet(); } } }

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The End-of-Line Story

Sunday, April 5, 2009 2:02 2 Comments

I got the answer to a mystery that existed with me since very long. When one creates a file in an editor in windows and opens it in unix in vim, the editor shows weird ^M characters at the end of each line. I read this today. Now I know what that ^M actually stands [...]

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