Technology, Work

A thought on “ENDIANNESS”

During the first weeks of my stay in my company, my boss has been feeding me with lots of information. Giving me lectures on different kind of stuff in programming, computing, database systems, etc. It all started when I asked him about how to invert a string without using arrays. He gave me an algorithm …

Technology

Ubuntu Audio Problems on an ACER 5570WNXCi Laptop

Last summer, after installing ubuntu 7.04 (feisty fawn) on my laptop. I can’t get the audio running. Prolly thedevice driver was not detected or so. I don’t know exactly what happened. But i did a little research though. I saw this on a post in ubuntu forums but i deleted unnecessary instructions. 🙂 HDA Intel …

Technology, Work

To err is human, to debug is divine.

Recently, I was tasked to debug an already existing program. It’s one of the hardest thing to do. Especially when the previous developer doesn’t give a shit of who’s going to read his program in the future. Any idiot can make a program, but only the best ones can make it understandable to humans. Programmers …

Technology, Work

Configuring your .ssh

When you are working with a lot of servers or terminal boxes, it would be very hard typing those long text with their parameters. Like for example, i connect with four(4) servers: let’s say that the servers’ IP addresses are 123.45.6.1, 123.45.6.2, 123.45.6.3, and 123.45.6.4. So everytime I connect with the first server, I would …

School

Memories.. Data.. Information.. Destroyed..

Just as i was almost done with revising our documentation for our Senior Year Project, my freakin’ flash disk went could not be detected. No light, no respond from PC, no anything. I don’t know what the hell happend?! The only thing i could remember, I safely removed it because i want to copy an …

School

My First Assembly Program

*********************************************************************** Author    : Ridvan Lakas ng Bayan S. Baluyos Course    : BSCS – 4 major in Information Technology SUbject    : ICS 33 A LABORATORY EXERCISE #3 *********************************************************************** X:\>debug -e 200 0AF2:0200  52.52   49.49   44.44   56.56   41.41   4E.4E   20.20   4C.4C 0AF2:0208  41.41   4B.4B   41.41   53.53   20.20   4E.4E   47.47   20.20 0AF2:0210  42.42   41.41   59.59   41.41   4E.4E   20.20   …

School

How to Properly Organize Your Flash Drive (As a Student)

Nowadays, the existence of diskettes are already obsolete and Jurassic. I remembered before in high school, I usually carry these bunch of diskettes just to save files. Also during my first year in college, a 64MB flash drive is already powerful enough. But look at now, after 3 years, we now have 1GB to 2GB …

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iPod Shuffle 2nd Generation

Just last January 15, my brother arrived from Australia. He gave me an iPod Shuffle 2nd generation as his pasalubong for me. It’s really small, portable, and fashionable. I can just clip it in the straps of my bag, in my uniform. my pocket. etcetera. Its storage capacity is 1GB(about 200+ songs), and could be turned on …