Mike’s Web Site & Blog

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Once upon a time, a long time ago and on a network which was very different, I had a Web site which included a blog. Now as of February 2018, I have one again. I also have an area where I place how-to documents that I’ve written.

For the curious, I decided to use Hugo instead of a system like WordPress or another PHP or Python based system, because it is safer, more performant, and it requires less of both my time and worry—and it is also more portable, since the generated set of pages can be hosted literally anywhere that does Web hosting.

Latest Blog Post: The Relaxation of Writing

Posted February 16, 2018 at 4:19 PM in Meta.

Perhaps the thing that I missed the most from the last time that I had my blog, was the relaxation that I obtained from writing for it. Not being read—I actually kinda don’t care who reads the thing. I never did write my blog to be read, just to be written.

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Latest HOWTO: Programming in C: 103

Published April 12, 2018 at 11:16 AM

In the previous article, you compiled, ran, and then studied a relatively simple, yet complete, C program. It’s time to learn about what types of data you can use in a C program, as well as how to refer to data in memory without copying it. You’ll also learn about several of the more commonly used functions from the C standard library.

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