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by jesselong
Wed Feb 27, 2013 6:48 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1179: "ISO 8601"
Replies: 379
Views: 100505

Re: 1179: "ISO 8601"

Amen! Printing out and sticking on the wall!
by jesselong
Wed Jun 15, 2011 7:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0912: "Manual Override"
Replies: 104
Views: 27881

Re: 0912: "Manual Override"

Debian has this policy, that almost every command should have a man page (man in short for manual, you type "man <command name>" and it shows all the help you need in one easy to read page using a pager like less). Its GNU hip to do documentation in GNU info pages instead of man pages, so ...
by jesselong
Fri Dec 17, 2010 7:56 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0835: "Tree"
Replies: 126
Views: 29679

Re: 0835: "Tree"

That doesn't explain how all that stuff is floating or why the parents are pissed off. Well, I don't think that those are part of the joke. But technically, I guess that trees (and thus also heaps) must float. By definition, the root element (the star or the biggest present) don't have a parent, so...
by jesselong
Fri Dec 17, 2010 7:41 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0835: "Tree"
Replies: 126
Views: 29679

Re: 0835: "Tree"

The left subtree is horribly unbalanced, as well as the left subtree of the right subtree of root. This makes all operations really slow. Next Christmas, please implement AVL rules. Thanks.
by jesselong
Fri Nov 12, 2010 9:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0818: "Illness"
Replies: 116
Views: 35614

Re: 0818: "Illness"

Dude, no-one could possibly expect you to be witty and lighthearted at a time like this. Take it easy, you've built up enough humour karma to last us while you attend to the important stuff.

Good luck, heres hoping all gets well real soon!

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