Musings – geek

Things geeky and nerdy.

Word of the Week: 30 March 2020

:retrocomputing: /ret'-roh-k*m-pyoo'ting/ n. Refers to emulations of way-behind-the-state-of-the-art hardware or software, or implementations of never-was-state-of-the-art; esp. if such implementations are ...
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Word of the Week: 23 March 2020

:chiclet keyboard: n. A keyboard with small rectangular or lozenge-shaped rubber or plastic keys that look like pieces of chewing ...
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Word of the Week: 16 March 2020

:finger-pointing syndrome: n. All-too-frequent result of bugs, esp. in new or experimental configurations. The hardware vendor points a finger at ...
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Word of the Week: 9 March 2020

:flush: v. 1. To delete something, usually superfluous, or to abort an operation. "All that nonsense has been flushed." 2 ...
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Word of the Week: 2 March 2020

:bug: n. An unwanted and unintended property of a program or piece of hardware, esp. one that causes it to ...
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Word of the Week: 24 February 2020

:dot file: [UNIX] n. A file which is not visible by default to normal directory-browsing tools (on UNIX, files named ...
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A little app to help DMs

Below is the code that I wrote, in Python, to help DMs run a game. I wanted a way to ...
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