But also Cyrillic text input, playing games, and more.
A layout-focused continuation of my recent newsletter post.Continue reading
Should you open any Discord tweet and scroll past the usual meme and good time responses, you'll see no less than a few pleas for help - even more if you look at their mentions.
So how did we get here and how does it keep getting worse - with even competent users losing their accounts and servers to hackers?Continue reading
Having been making native extensions for GameMaker for years, there is one thing that always bothered me: although the code is often minimal (some of my smaller extensions have less than 100 lines of code!), the DLLs still come out to 70..100KB OR have to depend on Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Redistributable, which is non-preferable for games that should "just run".
Having finally figured it out, I decided to write a small post about the matter.Continue reading
If you are developing a C++ application without use of standard library (be it a driver, shellcode, or just a tiny DLL), you might have noticed that this also means that you don't get to use the standard formatted output function. This is a post about getting around that through use of WinAPI.Continue reading
This is a small post about how to display custom warning/error messages in Pre-Build/Pre-Link/Post-Build events in Visual Studio, which consequently means that you can have build event errors look better than this:
Thanks, Visual Studio!
This is a blog post about what I've been doing in 2020! There are many things.Continue reading