kaashif's blog

Programming, with some mathematics on the side

I'm moving to New York, here's why
LeetCode on a Z80 CPU from 1976
Don't stick to what you're good at - my startup catastrophes
Why doesn't GCC do this "easy" NRVO optimization?
Representing complex numbers exactly on a computer
Writing a parser for a function call is surprisingly hard
Decomposing representations: a slice of computational group theory
How to accidentally become a maintainer of a project
Electromagnetic weaponry for fun and profit
Finding uses for neodymium magnets
Modding a Sun Ultra 45 fan module
Hacking into a Sky router
My first homebrew computer!
Containerizing my transcript search app
HP PA-RISC Assembly Crash Course
Reviving an HP PA-RISC server
Using PostgreSQL to search transcripts
Register windows: a cool feature of SPARC
Porting OpenJK to sparc64
Playing with LDoms, OpenBSD and Solaris
Using vmm(4) to target old OpenBSD releases
Reviving a Sun Ultra 5 workstation
Sorting a ton of mail
Moving to my own email server
Hardware Census
Cutting down memory usage of a Haskell web app
Trying out DragonflyBSD
Playing around with distcc
Backing up PGP private keys
Making a list of the websites of people on nixers.net
Sharing /home between OpenBSD and Debian
Converting my blog to frog
Hacking StumpWM with Common Lisp
How to get a list of processes on OpenBSD (in C)
Iodine is cool
Rainbow brackets in Emacs
OpenShift vs Heroku: Haskell
Quaternions, spinors and rotations
ShareLaTeX on OpenBSD
Switching to Mercurial
Pkgsrc on Slackware
NetBSD "Review"
Learning Racket
Emacs is great
Patching OpenBSD
Haskell isn't difficult
How I share a file, simply
Installing OpenBSD on a T61
Ideas for a project
Configuring Mutt
How this blog works
How not to run a website
Creating a GNU/Linux distro
My Desktop
Functors in Haskell
Updating DNS records
What's a monoid?
Writing Unix manual pages
Reviving an old ThinkPad
Using GNU Stow
Introduction to C
Email is the Future
How to Wipe a Disk
Why I Use FreeBSD
What is LaTeX?
Web Servers
How to use GPG