Day: August 17, 2005

Reasons Why I Hate Windows

Reason #4,192 Why I Hate Windows strcmp (“stir-comp”): string comparison _stricmp (“stree-comp”): lowercase string comparison, locale-dependent _strcmpi (“stir-compy”): equivalent to _stricmp, present for backwards compatibility _wcsicmp (“wicksie-comp”): wide-character version of _stricmp wcscmp (“wicks-comp”): wide-character version of strcmp _mbsicmp (“mibsie-comp”): multibyte-character

Getting Into the Code

I spent today exploring the dataflow through the web application, web services, and supporting Perl scripts and other executables. At this point, I’ve gotten through a few of the rendered ASP.NET pages, and down into the actual linguistic bits that