rampion

Washington, DC

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Age: 35

Mathematician, programmer, and researcher; with interests in algorithmic design, software engineering theory, and massively parallel computing. I'm also a keyboard junkie and an aspiring language nerd.

Jun
28
awarded Favorite Question
Jun
28
answered Why does ghci not use relative paths?
Jun
26
awarded Nice Question
Jun
25
accepted Why does :p freeze in GHCi when I give it this corecursive value?
Jun
25
answered Semi-fixed text in a scrolling container
Jun
21
revised Haskell and laziness
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Jun
21
comment Haskell and laziness
Kiuhnm: operationally, Haskell is defined as needing to check definitions in order.
Jun
20
revised Haskell and laziness
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Jun
20
answered Haskell and laziness
Jun
20
comment Haskell and laziness
... and they're needed to be sure that the first case doesn't match.
Jun
20
revised Running executable files using Haskell
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Jun
20
answered Running executable files using Haskell
Jun
19
comment Pasting code into terminal window into vim on Mac OS X
If you don't use the alternate screen, you can enable it in (just) insert mode by modifying t_SI and t_EI instead of t_ti and t_te (respectively).
Jun
16
awarded Popular Question
Jun
16
revised Keep track of loop without a counter
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Jun
16
revised Keep track of loop without a counter
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Jun
16
revised Keep track of loop without a counter
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Jun
16
answered Keep track of loop without a counter
Jun
15
asked Semi-fixed text in a scrolling container
Jun
14
comment Haskell - Lempel-Ziv 78 Compression - very slow, why?
or you could just prepend rather than append. If you reverse everything, it doesn't matter to the algorithm.
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