Author: SGrottel

Yes, I am still using AntTweakBar. As you might know, the development of AntTweakBar is discontinued. At some point in the future, I will switch. Currently, I consider imgui the best successor. But I haven’t had time to look into …

AntTweakBar & GLFW 3 Read More »

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Yes, goofy. But, I had a good laugh. In fact, re-reading it while posting here … I was giggling the whole time. Silly. And, at the same time, it might be the vicious satire in a long time.

Some while ago, two of my colleagues were putting effort into our main code base and build system, to migrate to Visual Studio 2017, and the C++17 standard. Admirable and sensible. Of course, that was reason enough for another colleague …

Beyond C++ Read More »

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One of my old computer science professors, back in the days, used to say, if you use a debugger while you are writing your code, you are a bad programmer. My, oh my. What an idiot. It makes perfect sense …

Debug-Developing a CSharp Console Application Read More »

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Previously, I wrote about using one global msbuild xml file to override nuget package content for local development. While this does work, it comes with a warning if multiple packages use this mechanism: ***Test\packages\***.0.7.1-prerelease-\build\native\***.targets(7,5): warning MSB4011: “***Test\packagesoverride.xml.user” cannot be imported …

NuGet Packages for unstable, in-development Libraries – cont. (III) Read More »

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Previously, I wrote about using NuGet for software components, which are still in active development. One of the most important factors was the capability to override the nuget package’s content with content fetched from a directory, e.g., a working copy …

NuGet Packages for unstable, in-development Libraries – cont. (II) Read More »

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I am a visual guy. That means I like all kinds of visual representations of abstract data. And so, of course, I also like all those fancy little badges available all over the internet. It is only a logical conclusion …

I like Shields.io Read More »

Time to reblog another of my all-time-favorites from xkcd: tar There are plent of tools, which are still used today, athough they were crap from the start. I know, this example here is mocking Nix. But there are plenty of …

Sticking to Legacy? Read More »

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Ich habe meinen alten Webhoster hinter mir gelassen und meine Webseite umgezogen. Das war jetzt dringend nötig. Ich hab auch das WordPress aktualisiert. Nun scheint das Plugin für mehrsprachige Posts nicht mehr richtig mit dem Editor zu funktionieren. Naja. Das …

Serverumzug Read More »

I will not continue with my game idea project “SpringerJagd”. That project simply got the short end as I was prioritizing all my projects. A pitty, but it is better that way. Now I have more time I can direct …

SpringerJagd Discontinued Read More »