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Good programmers

I thought this was a good post on how to recognize and hire good software developers if you aren’t a software developer yourself. Or even if you are a software developer yourself. (This post was originally found at http://log.ometer.com/2008-02.html#4)

Out-of-memory Handling – D-Bus Experience

Jeff started a blog thread about handling out-of-memory. For anyone who’s interested in this, check out D-Bus (or rather, the libdbus C implementation of D-Bus) for an example of nontrivial code that attempts to handle out-of-memory. I would wildly guess that the OOM handling adds 30-40% or so to the number of lines of code, […]