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The Weird and The Wonderful forum is a place to post Coding Horrors, Worst Practices, and the occasional flash of brilliance.

We all come across code that simply boggles the mind. Lazy kludges, embarrassing mistakes, horrid workarounds and developers just not quite getting it. And then somedays we come across - or write - the truly sublime.

Post your Best, your worst, and your most interesting. But please - no programming questions . This forum is purely for amusement and discussions on code snippets. All actual programming questions will be removed.

 
GeneralSupporting multiple cores from bare metal C Pin
honey the codewitch13-Feb-24 6:17
mvahoney the codewitch13-Feb-24 6:17 
GeneralRe: Supporting multiple cores from bare metal C Pin
11917640 Member 14-Feb-24 22:39
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GeneralRe: Supporting multiple cores from bare metal C Pin
honey the codewitch15-Feb-24 0:03
mvahoney the codewitch15-Feb-24 0:03 
GeneralRe: Supporting multiple cores from bare metal C Pin
11917640 Member 15-Feb-24 1:04
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GeneralRe: Supporting multiple cores from bare metal C Pin
honey the codewitch15-Feb-24 5:03
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GeneralSource Generators in C# and TDD misadventure time Pin
honey the codewitch31-Jan-24 6:30
mvahoney the codewitch31-Jan-24 6:30 
GeneralRe: Source Generators in C# and TDD misadventure time Pin
Graeme_Grant31-Jan-24 21:18
mvaGraeme_Grant31-Jan-24 21:18 
GeneralRe: Source Generators in C# and TDD misadventure time Pin
honey the codewitch1-Feb-24 5:58
mvahoney the codewitch1-Feb-24 5:58 
Yeah, I just sat through that youtube video to tell me everything I already know, and that nevertheless does not work on my system as advertised.

I have to use a test framework to get the damned thing to run at all. Microsoft can get effed. Mad | :mad:

Edit: IT WORKS! You just have to close VS and reopen it for it to actually take effect. Be nice if somebody said something.
Check out my IoT graphics library here:
https://honeythecodewitch.com/gfx
And my IoT UI/User Experience library here:
https://honeythecodewitch.com/uix

GeneralRe: Source Generators in C# and TDD misadventure time Pin
Graeme_Grant1-Feb-24 8:31
mvaGraeme_Grant1-Feb-24 8:31 
GeneralCommand line fun in .NET Pin
honey the codewitch27-Jan-24 7:10
mvahoney the codewitch27-Jan-24 7:10 
GeneralRe: Command line fun in .NET Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Jan-24 7:24
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GeneralRe: Command line fun in .NET Pin
honey the codewitch27-Jan-24 7:37
mvahoney the codewitch27-Jan-24 7:37 
GeneralMicrosoft example includes obsolete code: Why? Pin
raddevus25-Jan-24 2:15
mvaraddevus25-Jan-24 2:15 
GeneralRe: Microsoft example includes obsolete code: Why? Pin
Bruno van Dooren25-Jan-24 5:28
mvaBruno van Dooren25-Jan-24 5:28 
GeneralRe: Microsoft example includes obsolete code: Why? Pin
raddevus25-Jan-24 8:50
mvaraddevus25-Jan-24 8:50 
GeneralFound an interesting algorithm Pin
honey the codewitch21-Jan-24 5:16
mvahoney the codewitch21-Jan-24 5:16 
GeneralRe: Found an interesting algorithm Pin
Nelek21-Jan-24 6:15
protectorNelek21-Jan-24 6:15 
GeneralRe: Found an interesting algorithm Pin
Greg Utas21-Jan-24 13:32
professionalGreg Utas21-Jan-24 13:32 
GeneralMicrosoft Regex Weirdness Pin
honey the codewitch7-Jan-24 4:17
mvahoney the codewitch7-Jan-24 4:17 
GeneralRe: Microsoft Regex Weirdness Pin
PIEBALDconsult7-Jan-24 5:30
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GeneralRe: Microsoft Regex Weirdness Pin
k50547-Jan-24 7:34
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GeneralRe: Microsoft Regex Weirdness Pin
PIEBALDconsult7-Jan-24 7:59
mvePIEBALDconsult7-Jan-24 7:59 
GeneralRe: Microsoft Regex Weirdness Pin
Brisingr Aerowing7-Jan-24 8:40
professionalBrisingr Aerowing7-Jan-24 8:40 
GeneralRe: Microsoft Regex Weirdness Pin
PIEBALDconsult7-Jan-24 8:58
mvePIEBALDconsult7-Jan-24 8:58 
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honey the codewitch7-Jan-24 14:40
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