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Do you know what was the rant, a couple of months ago, about this picture? Or do you wonder how How-Old.net that calculates (correctly or not) your age works? If you are interested in – the read on. Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of […]

Why my Visual Studio zoom is at 150%?

If you happen to see my Visual Studio at my normal day work you might notice that my font is big. Is my sight that bad? And it’s not that I’m sitting 10 meters from the screen. Not at all… Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, […]

What is LuaFun?

Last time I was shortly describing LuaJIT a fast implementation of Lua Just-in-time compiler. This time lest quickly look at LuaFun library. Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of the leaders of Wroc.NET user group. Microsoft MVP

What is LuaJIT?

It’s a Just-In-Time compiler for Lua. It is supported on all major platforms including: Windows, Linux and macOS. It’s been used as a scripting language in games, graphical apps, trading systems as well as in embedded devices like smartphones. Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of […]

In every program we need sometimes to control the program flow. if-statements, loops and similar structures can help with the task. Lets learn the control structures in Lua. Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of the leaders of Wroc.NET user group. Microsoft MVP

In order to learn recursion you need to learn recursion. The above quote is hilarious, but seriously – what is recursion? Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of the leaders of Wroc.NET user group. Microsoft MVP

The last time I’ve managed to setup Lua environment on macOS. Now lets try to see if we can do the same on Windows. Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of the leaders of Wroc.NET user group. Microsoft MVP

There are few C# features/.NET technologies that I really don’t like. Take WebForms and the ease of making the spaghetti-code there. Or the need of manually calling OnPropertyChanged in WPF. But maybe those are nat that bad and I don’t like people abusing/misusing them? I’m not sure. What I’m sure of is that null-conditional operator is […]

In the last post we checked what Lua is and what features it contains. In this one let’s try to configure our environment. Paweł Łukasik Founder of Octal Solutions a .NET software house. Passionate dev, blogger, occasionally speaker, one of the leaders of Wroc.NET user group. Microsoft MVP