Wednesday, August 11, 2010

C# ?? (null-coalescing) operator

Hi, yesterday I learned something new: meet my new friend it is little known C# ?? (null-coalescing) operator. Now you think what it can do for you? Well this:
// xObject = null;
XClass xNewObject  = xObject ?? new XClass();
:) Read here and here.

Friday, August 6, 2010

HELP WANTED: Unix and Linux StackExchange

Help create a non-tribal version of StackOverflow for Unix and Linux questions. As we know, tribalism makes you stupid. So let us commit to the Linux and Unix Q&A site powered by StackOverflow that will help answer questions for Unix and Linux users of all distributions and blends. At the time of this writing, only 91 users have committed. Tell your Solaris, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Unix, OSX, Linux, Red Hat, Fedora, Ubuntu, Debian, Mandrake, Mint, Arch, Slackware, CentOS, Gentoo, OpenSUSE, friends to commit to it and help create a global community of Unix love. Miguel de Icaza