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Archive for February 2010

No more .*rc files, please

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My home directory is filled with junk.  Much of it was left there by some program used once, but some of it is useful configuration that I edit occasionally.  I just don’t want so much of it to be stuffed in hidden files within a single directory.  Increasingly, I find myself annoyed at all of the .<package> directories and particularly the .<package>rc files, with their odd pseudo-suffix.

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Written by eswald

25 Feb 2010 at 1:42 pm

Posted in Linux

Python Pythagorean Triple Generator

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For some crazy reason, I have spent significant amounts of time rediscovering a method of generating all possible primitive Pythagorean triples. After proving that the following works, I decided to check Wikipedia. Oh, well. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by eswald

25 Feb 2010 at 10:24 am

Posted in Python