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It seems PHP is here to stay, despite all the alternatives (Python, Ruby, Go, etc).

Why the staying power? What's it got that no one else has?

... Whatcha think /g/, is PHP based or bunk?
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I can respect people who still work with PHP.
But if start a new project in 2019 with PHP, you're cancer.
PHP haves fast deploymeny,bcheap hosting and cheap devs. By the time my webapp gets big I already have enough money to rewrite in Java or something
I'm pretty sure both Netflix and Instagram have at least 10 backend languages including PHP, Java, node.js and C#
Yeah dude the service streaming terabytes of video a day is a python script with fucking django, moron
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Reminder: PHP was literally invented by jews

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Has anybody done a comparison of Intel and AMD's offerings with good RAM and tuned subtimings? It seems like that's the way to get performance out of zen 2 but people don't seem to do it (but still overclock the Intel CPUs in benchmark comparisond) despite it being a pretty easy process.
I think Hardware Unboxed did that test with Zen2 as well as a short instructional video on how to OC your RAM using the dram calculator. Can't remember if they specifically compared it to anything from Intel though.

They didn't which is why I'm curious, it seems like a true apples to apples comparison would be something like

>stock Intel
>overclcoked intel

>stock amd
>tuned amd

Instead reviewers faff about adding aftermarket coolers to the amd kit which seems pretty low priority

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why is warosu the only one with usable search features?
I did it. ama
dunno. I love it since I only frequent /g/, /diy, and /sci/ though

I think [making computer languages easier for average people] would be misguided. The idea of programming as a semiskilled task, practiced by people with a few months' training, is dangerous. We wouldn't tolerate plumbers or accountants that poorly educated. We don't have as an aim that architecture (of buildings) and engineering (of bridges and trains) should become more accessible to people with progressively less training. Indeed, one serious problem is that currently, too many software developers are undereducated and undertrained.
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You do realize Ada was created by a literal kike, right?
Use Forth instead, homo.
The absolute cope. Enjoying your open office layout so Alice can complain about your micro aggressions? Two jobs (really one) potentially being on call doesn't mean programmers don't have significantly worse working conditions and higher stress
"Worse is better" is truly the disease that has infected the computer world and which we were never able to cure.
Prioritizing simplicity of the implementation over the interface should have never been allowed.
I can only hope one day we can finally learn from the past and overcome the current grim computing phase.
>uses segfault as a buzzword as if it were a massive issue

(gdb) p out->base_string
$6 = 0x5555557603b0 "#include"
(gdb) p txt
$7 = 0x557603b0 <error: Cannot access memory at address 0x557603b0>

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Don't buy anything OTHER THAN IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad T, X, and W/P Series if you want the Real Business Experience™
>Other business laptops are welcome in /tpg/ (Dell Latitude/Precision, HP EliteBook/ZBook).

Why ThinkPad?
>Used machines are plentiful and cheap
>Excellent keyboards
>Great durability (excl L and E series)
>Utilitarian design
>Docking stations that easily turns your laptop into a desktop
>Most models are easy to repair, upgrade & maintain thanks to readily available service manuals for every model and spare parts are easy & cheap to obtain
>The best TrackPoint™, easier to use when typing
>Good for Hackintoshing

Models before *40 series can be Corebooted

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Can't figure out the Unknown Device in my driver settings on the t430 >.>
Not really the point. There's no technical reason not to allow it other than simply not making an additional bios boot entry. I have tons of sdcards between 8-32gb that I regularly use as boot drives. Even ran a freenas server on two of them for a long time.
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use one of these :^)
Yes, Im the dude who posted it first. It works easy as, I slotted it and an it worked.
Bought a used X260 a week ago. It's my first time using a laptop in 6 years and it's certainly a lot smoother of an experience than using a mid-range consumer laptop from 2010.

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Everyone asks what tech do you have.
They never ask about how hard you must work for it.
Tell me about your tech jobs /G/.
Mine is not super tech oriented, I'm a Civil Engineer for the U.S. Army corps of Engineers.
>Pic related, its me.
I'm an intern

Forgot to work today. Still ahead of my deadlines
Junior sysadmin at a ~40 people very specific software company
I'm 26 and my 3 coworkers are 45+
The difference in thinking is real
Tier 1 tech support
My life sucks and I get paid pennies
Only reason I don't end up starving and have a decent PC is because I live with my grandparents and they have plenty of money
I hate them a bit less than my parents
>Forgot to work today
I have to show up on base every day at 0400 even if we do not have any projects that day.
Fat paychecks make up for that I guess though.
Boomers are government controlled robots.

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Based. Fuck systemd
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Not even the kernel uses that much, you useless windows retard
The original go to live distro

hell, even writting the shitty sysvinit initscripts is better than systemd
>wide public release
nobody uses fucking devuan
> Knoppix also ships an accessibility-targeted variant, ADRIANE (Audio Desktop Reference Implementation And Networking Environment), which provides "a talking menu system, which is supposed to make work and internet access easier for computer beginners, even if they have no sight contact to the computers monitor," optionally including a Compiz-powered graphical environment supporting magnification.

KNOPPIX: the boomer-approved distro that doesn't break down, even when your eyes, ears and hips do

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Google changed their image search a couple of weeks ago and made it kind of unusable. I got fed up with it and made an extension that tries to put it back to how it was. Hope this is of interest to some of you.

>mega thot
>serial killer
thanks senpai!!!
>Serial killer
still worth it
This is great, thanks.
Works great. Thank you OP

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Let's post internet-related images/stories/websites from the 90s or early 2000s; feeling nostalgic today

I'll start: when I first started using the internet, I didn't know about Google (or maybe it didn't even exist yet), and I used to use Altavista as my default search engine. I also remember playing a lot of dress-up games and play on Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon's websites

What did a normal surfing session look like to you in the early days of the internet?
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>ninetails getto daze
god damn now I feel old as shit
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I remember when they introduced YouTube to me for the first time. I was like "what the hell is YouTube", and my friend was like "it's for sharing videos". "What kind of videos?" "Any kind!"
Except that's pretty much what he said, nigger, as if a single screenshot was megabytes in size and nobody would ever have bothered to take one.
Never said it was old, I was using that system in 2015.
Old layout was miles better than the current trash.

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The biggest redpill is that there's nothing mysterious about how the brain works.
A neuron is a specific kind of an AND and OR logic gate which can take up many inputs, and which also handles a larger set of data than just two bits.
Those who are too absorbed with theory often neglect pragmatic facts. The brain is akin to a logical circuit, a computer of some sort. This is also why cognitive psychology and schema theory work so well.
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>i guess it all depends on whether it's just your mind fooling you into believing there is something more to it than an internal value

Um no, that is exactly what it is. You eyes interpret the value radiation reflecting off objects and you brain shade it for you based off that numerical value

only a small percent of your vision is actually interpreted in color. the rest the mind fills in
you can never be sure
this is how people get hurt
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This is retarded psued shit. Biological chemistry is not anywhere near as deterministic as electrical circuitry. If neurons were as simple as that, we'd be able to perfectly predict how a chemical structure would act towards the nervous system on its structure alone. Most money in drug research is blown on taking unknown configurations and brute forcing them through stages to understand what they hit, what their affinities are, etc. Do you have any fucking idea how much time and money that wastes? This concept of intuitive pharma modelling is the subject of highly proliferated in-jokes with chemists.

The brain is not a fucking computer. It is not a closed circuit, it does not feature logical gates. It's a precariously balanced clusterfuck of echoing chemical reactions, streams of activity colliding and splitting, and it all acts back on itself. Chemistry does not work on boolean logic, nor does it work on math. We can create approximate models for atomic interaction that's "good enough" and of you squint real hard you might be able to fool yourself into seeing some kind of boolean logic to it. But that's only an illusion, not practically useful for anything. You're creating a distorted view of reality, trying to crunch things into your narrow blinder of human manufactured "logic". There is no "if this and this then this" to particles. Get back to studying you fucking pregrad retard.
This but slightly less ironically

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Should I get it? I really like the moving wallpapers. I am a bit scared the 3.7 inches makes it feel too big, though.
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I remember how cool phones seemed in the early days of Android, and I look at that we have now and can't help but wonder how the fuck we got here.
Support for the N1 was like a week
Small smartphone is basically dead in today market. The only small smartphone with latest Android OS is the Nokia 1 and that is over a year old and only in certain market you can found them.
Small phones exist and are plenty out there, name brands have dropped them though. Companies still make them out the ass, you just need look around
True, most major phone brand don't sell small smartphone and more target for the bigger sized. Nokia is one I can think off from my head which release the Nokia 1 with a removable battery but majority of them are Chinkphone which is fine if you're willing to take a chance if they will be any update on Android down the road which most won't.

What's the oldest computer you've used or experienced in first person? No meme answers like abacus, let's keep this comfy. I'm talking about punchcards, mechanical, first IBMs, Apples and whatnot.
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Oldest I've ever used was my grandpas Commodore PET he restored
Oldest I own is a Vic 20 from 1982
Oldest I've used extensively for more than just the lols is a Thinkpad 380ED from 1997
I trained on Data Entry for IBM. That's punches and verifiers. 024, 026, 056 and then 029 and 059. Then oddball stuff like the 011 hand punch.
Was very glad to get out of there.
Tape mainframe

Dunno what it was. Gotta love government systems.
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I used an Apple IIc to play Aliens vs Predator. I don't remember much of it. Besides that maybe a Apple Powerbook G3. 333MHz PowerPC with an ATI Rage gpu. 128MB RAM.

It delivered MANY pornographic images to my eyeballs.

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mozilla being sjw again.
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She is often used as a generic pronoun by programmers and computer scientists because of Alice and Bob.
this kills the incel clown

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>class D
You can bake your own tube class A amp for $40 per channel using all new equipment including the soldering iron you have to buy if you don't own one already.

If you are already an electronics hobbyist you can probably get away with just buying the tubes and scrounging the rest, total cost $5 if you have a tube tester and can check out used tubes which are typically $1 or less a pop at thrift stores and antique shops.

I took my tube tester to one of those local antique malls - I live in a resort area - and came away with $100 in good tubes for $20 one time. Another time I found a Farnsworth tube which is worth quite a lot of money even if it doesn't work, mine still had a high vacuum and fired up. I never did much with it but I still have it.

There is no reason to use a class D amp except in servo controllers and shit.
Does it by chance receive DAB broadcasts? It's rare to find any actual consumer hardware that does here in the US.
My friend had a Videodisc player with Time Bandits permanently lodged in there. It played just fine but you couldn't eject it or even pry the thing out with the cover off.

Overall it could have been worse.
>his earmuffs don't have two drivers each
I have a copy of the sacd BIA. I agree it sounds nice. And you are correct that it's probably down to mastering differences. It's no different than media releases for a movie having different results in quality, hue/color, etc even though they use the same film source. Just compare the theatrical LOTR release on blu-ray vs the extended cuts. Same source, but Jackson put a green filter over the extended editions for some bizarre reason. Mann's Thief also got a blue hue treatment for his remaster. It's hilarious how off it looks.

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what are best tutuorials to learn OpenGL? I would prefer if they showed how to build the project from schatch without an IDE and CMake
if it's even possible
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wow thanks, that's exactly what I was looking for
imagine thinking cmake is good
The operating system is called GNU/Linux.
People who don't have a job be like
yikes but redpilled

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