Who Maintains the GNU Plotutils?
The GNU plotutils
package contains a reimplementation of a pic language processor.
I find pic invaluable for drawing diagrams;
in fact the sequence diagram editor in my
UMLGraph system, depends on it.
The current version is 2.4.1, and was released in July 2000 - almost four years ago.
I have discovered two bugs, but no one seems to be maintaining the package.
This is unfortunate.
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Lack of Progress in Palm Applications
An article in slashdot
recently discussed the limitations in the current breed of Palm
I am glad somebody has pointed out the lack of progress in the palmtop market. My 12-year old HP-100LX is literally falling appart, yet I can not find a worthwhile replacement.
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Measuring the Effect of Shared Objects
For the Code Quality
book I am writing I wanted to measure the memory savings of
On a lightly loaded web server these amounted to 80MB,
on a more heavilly loaded shell access machine these ammounted
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