Dennis van der Stelt Blog

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Spam control

We’re getting some serious comment spam at the moment. Just today I’ve already received a couple of hundred comments that Community Server marked as spam. Although none of them pass the great spam filter(s),...

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Demoscene found YouTube

The demoscene seems to have found YouTube.com for getting demos on the net. The winner of Assembly 2006 was by The Black Lotus, and they seem to rule the Amiga scene. I was looking...

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Advanced usage of the ?? operator

P.J. van de Sande from the (Dutch) weblog Born 2 Code .NET has two posts about the in .NET 2.0 new ?? operator. In the first post he explains what it does and why...

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Modify paperclip skin

Because I sometimes want to paste source code into my posts, I want my skins to be a little wide. Source code is often much wider than normal text. I really like the new...

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Copy constructors

Download source in attachment at the bottom. A while ago I heard the term “copy constructor” for the first time from a C++ developer. A copy constructor is a constructor which takes a (single) parameter...