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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Fast string search – someday reading list.

16-Apr-14

http://www.cs.utexas.edu/users/moore/best-ideas/string-searching/index.html http://www.cs.utexas.edu/users/moore/publications/fstrpos.pdf

Git – someday reading list.

16-Apr-14

Git guides to be read some day. http://marklodato.github.io/visual-git-guide/index-en.html http://longair.net/blog/2010/06/02/git-submodules-explained/ http://www.gitguys.com/topics/the-configuration-file-remote-section/ http://rogerdudler.github.io/git-guide/files/git_cheat_sheet.pdf http://posheika.net/?p=136 http://www.sbf5.com/~cduan/technical/git/git-3.shtml

Understanding Unicode and converting it to code points.

16-Apr-14

I had to make a patch to convert Unicode chars to code points and it turned out to be a fun exercise.Here are the links which helped me in understanding Unicode and its conversion algo. http://www.unicode.org/faq/utf_bom.html http://userguide.icu-project.org/strings/utf-8 http://stackoverflow.com/questions/6240055/manually-converting-unicode-codepoints-into-utf-8-and-utf-16 http://unicode-table.com/en/sections/hangul-jamo/ http://www.utf8-chartable.de/unicode-utf8-table.pl http://codepoints.net/U+3131

Code optimisation tips from SE.

16-Apr-14

Some nice general code optimisations tips from SE. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/926266/performance-optimization-strategies-of-last-resort/927773#927773 http://stackoverflow.com/questions/375913/what-can-i-use-to-profile-c-code-in-linux/378024#378024