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2020-01-15 12:13 #

I haven’t personally found any use for Dark Mode on my Mac. — The Dark Side of Dark Mode and Night Shift

Nor did I, which is why I long deactivated it on my Macbook. Yet I like dark themes for Emacs and iTerm, despite all they say about dark theme mode for text editing.

2020-01-14 15:37 #

Mercurial's Journey to and Reflections on Python 3. String literals are so fucking awesome in Python.

In Python 2, a '’ string literal is a sequence of bytes. In Python 3, a '’ string literal is a sequence of Unicode code points. These are fundamentally different types. And in Mercurial's code base, most of our string types are binary by design: use of a Unicode based str for representing data is flat out wrong for our use case.

2020-01-14 15:35 #

  Cigarettes After Sex, Cigarettes After Sex.

2020-01-14 10:35 #

2020-01-14 10:23 #

CleverCSV is a Python package for handling messy CSV files. #python

2020-01-14 10:16 #