Peter Mortensen

Århus, Denmark

pmortensen.eu

Age: 50

(Last updated 2014-11-08.)

Every time you make a typo, the errorists win.


Experienced application developer. Software Engineer. M.Sc.E.E. C++ (10 years), software engineering, .NET/C#/VB.NET (7 years), usability testing, Perl, scientific computing, Python, Windows/Macintosh/Linux, Z80 assembly.


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revised How to increase the idle time that causes auto-lock to log in screen?
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revised How do I correct the offset voltage of op-amps which have no explicit offset-null pins?
Copy edited (e.g. ref. <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ohm>). Removed historical information (e.g. ref. <http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/230693> and <http://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/266164>).
3h
revised How do I correct the offset voltage of op-amps which have no explicit offset-null pins?
Copy edited.
3h
revised Use of 'new' for arrays in Java
Copy edited. Removed meta information (this can be put in comments).
3h
revised ClickOnce for a windows application
Dressed the naked link.
3h
revised ClickOnce for a windows application
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3h
comment Why is the sky of the moon always dark?
How reflective is the surface (for instance, in relative terms compared to a desert on Earth)?
3h
revised Reverse a Python string without omitting start and end slice
Copy edited (e.g. ref. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Python_%28programming_language%29>).
3h
revised Reverse a Python string without omitting start and end slice
Copy edited (e.g. ref. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Python_%28programming_language%29>).
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revised How could I have made this a better question?
Copy edited (e.g. ref. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PHP> and <http://english.stackexchange.com/questions/2429/can-doubt-sometimes-mean-question>) . Used the official name of Stack Overflow - see section "Proper Use of the Stack Exchange Name" in http://stackoverflow.com/legal/trademark-guidance.
1d
revised How to create a “0000001” type number format in C#?
Some copy editing (but more could probably be done).
1d
revised How to create a “0000001” type number format in C#?
Copy edited.
1d
revised How to create a “0000001” type number format in C#?
Copy edited. Dressed the naked link.
1d
revised How can I format a number into a string with leading zeros?
Copy edited. Removed historical information (e.g. ref. <http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/230693> and <http://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/266164>).
1d
revised How can I format a number into a string with leading zeros?
Removed follow-up question (this belongs in comments to the question - Stack Overflow is not a forum - see e.g. http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/92110 and http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/92115.).
1d
revised How can I format a number into a string with leading zeros?
Removed meta information.
1d
revised What is the 'rules' for editing the question to fix (possible) 'typos' which may affect the answer?
Some copy editing.
1d
revised Tag editor extraordinaire
Copy edited. (its = possessive, it's = "it is" or "it has". See for example <http://www.wikihow.com/Use-Its-and-It%27s>.)
1d
revised How much retagging should one user undertake without community input?
Used the official name of Stack Overflow - see section "Proper Use of the Stack Exchange Name" in http://stackoverflow.com/legal/trademark-guidance (the last section), etc.
1d
revised Why is the checkbox 'Prefer 32-bit' disabled in Visual Studio 2012?
Copy edited.
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