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Duff's Device

‍‍ד׳ מרחשון תשס״ז - Thursday, October 26th, 2006

No C programmer can call himself (or herself) a real programmer without having seen (and been amazed by) Duff's Device. It was invented as a more efficient alternative to regular loop unrolling used in copying bytes from memory to a register (each byte went to the same address in memory), by handling the case when there are "leftover" bytes after a full unroll.
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Even more changes to Hebrew Dates!

‍‍א׳ מרחשון תשס״ז - Monday, October 23rd, 2006

Latest changes:

  • Lots of code cleanup.
  • Easier to add languages (I'd like to add an academic spelling as well)
  • Support for full names (Marcheshvan, Menachem Av)
  • XHTML 1.1 compliant! (span rtl)

Screenshot of the current configuration page:
Configuration Page

More Hebrew Dates Updates

‍‍א׳ מרחשון תשס״ז - Monday, October 23rd, 2006

I've added a few more things to the Hebrew Dates plugin patches I mentioned earlier.
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WordPress and Hebrew Dates

‍‍ל׳ תשרי תשס״ז - Sunday, October 22nd, 2006

I've modified the Hebrew Dates plugin from KosherJava slightly, so that all configuration data is now stored in the database (not hard coded into the PHP file). Additionally, it can now compute the dates of posts or comments based on local sunset time. That way, comments made in the evening will be assigned the the proper Hebrew date!
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Tehillim Followup

‍‍ל׳ תשרי תשס״ז - Sunday, October 22nd, 2006

Unfortuntely, Sarah Leah's daughter, Daniella Gittel (bas Sarah Leah), is also in need of tehillim.

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