20 Jul 2000 udim   » (Apprentice)

Lately, I'm seeing beautiful girls everywhere I go. Something has changed. Changes accelerating. It could be just the summer fashions, though. Nah.

Tried out glade. Fastest 2M I ever created. Not to mention the 2000% size increase in the executable (11k - > 246k).

Of course most open source projects fail to attract contributers. Such projects only succeed if they become mainstream. Otherwise, the original (and usually solitary) developer reaches the plateau where the effort outweighs the benefit (and enthusiasm) of adding new features of fixing non-critical bugs (IOW, making a stable release).

Saw the movie American History X again last night. Highly recommended for story and directing. I noticed a discontinuity in the scene where Danny is thrown against the bathroom stall: at first you see the roll of papers in his hand flying to the floor, and then it's suddenly back in his hand. One line stuck in my head: "Has anything you've done made your life better?"

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