Geez! Making a good interface for getting at this data in an async.
way is tough! Not the kind of thing I thought would be challenging,
but it's slow going.
I always thought, back when I was programming mostly
for Macintosh, that if only I worked on a machine with real task
scheduling, I'd never have to deal with a "completion routine"
again. But these callbacks in GNOME VFS are basically the same
I checked out the Lord of the
Rings trailer. Pretty cool. But it won't be in theaters until
December 2001. To put that in perspective, my daughter will be
almost 2 years old (22 months) by then! I think that means
she'll be talking? Yowza!
I'm thinking about posting a little something about
vs. "Settings", a little musing about user interface. I think
people would like it, but it's hard to find the time. I guess I'll get
around to it eventually.
It's funny to actually have a place to put a (mostly
diary. It's nothing compared to my wife's journal.
I made what I call a "programer's typo" today, typing "pointer" in
IRC when I meant "point". I think you should get some kind of
hacker merit badge when you make enough of those mistakes.