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Option Parsing On a Budget
Recently I was writing a little code generation utility which took lots of
positional arguments. I wanted to add two optional features to this utility,
these options would take no arguments. I decided to use
getopt but realised
that this would make the code depend on POSIX, I liked the idea of staying
dependency free so I quickly investigated really simple solutions for option
parsing (without compromises) which would be equivalent to POSIX and GNU
If anyone is, like me, still using the N900, they may have noticed that
acquiring an initial GPS fix can take minutes. The reason for this is that even
in the latest CSSU, supl.nokia.com no longer works as a location server. The fix
for this is actually relatively quick and easy and will make an initial GPS fix
take seconds rather than minutes.
As of today my domain finally supports DNSSEC. It was much simpler than I
thought it would be. It seems namecheap now officially allows you to publish DS
records in the parent zone of your domain (limited only to TLDs which support
it). This is one of the last things that I wanted to set up on my server.
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