Monday, February 26, 2024

FreeBSD & OpenZFS vs Linux

Let's talk FreeBSD (finally) with Allan Jude (Changelog Interviews #574) |> Changelog

FreeBSD & OpenZFS developer, Allan Jude, to learn all about FreeBSD. Allan gives us a brief history of BSD, tells us why it’s his operating system of choice, compares it to Linux, explains the various BSDs out there & answers every curious question we have about this powerful (yet underrepresented) Unix-based operating system.

course: C Programming for Everybody

from the same author of very popular Python course Python for Everybody | Coursera

C Programming for Everybody | Coursera

Instructor: Charles Russell Severance

"everybody" is a stretch, since C pointers are challenge even for very experienced developers...

Anyway, C is useful for extending Python, but with Mojo now being available even that use-case is becoming questionable... Maybe compiling to WASM to speed up web?

C is foundation of most modern software, so it is "good to know" but not for everybody :)

Learn C Programming Using the Classic Book by Kernighan and Ritchie

In the course, Dr. Charles Severance will help you learn C programming by taking you through the classic 1978 C programming book written by Ritchie and Kernighan.

C Programming -

a puzzle!

Spoiler 42