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bio website pnathan.com
location Bellingham, WA
age 30
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seen Oct 29 at 8:42
  • Full-time software developer

  • Finished a Master of Science in Computer Science in Dec 2012.

    • Debugging Embedded Multicore Computers is the area.
    • Implemented the desktop software in Common Lisp
    • Developed a (probably) novel post-mortem analysis of event tracing for parallel systems.
    • Embedded computer was the XMOS XCore. Great little chip.
  • Keenly interested in new advances in fundamentals, as well as learning new areas of the field.

Sep
27
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
17
comment Mac OS X can't boot after renaming “/usr” system folder
Awkward problem is awkward.
Jul
16
accepted Powershell's blue background gone!
Jul
16
asked Powershell's blue background gone!
Jul
16
awarded  Yearling
Jun
9
comment Torrents: Can I protect my software by sending wrong bytes?
I would suggest putting in the time to make sure that the software won't easily work when copied.
Jun
9
comment Torrents: Can I protect my software by sending wrong bytes?
See plagiarismtoday.com/2010/05/26/… for point 2. Pirates pirate. Better software won't help you.
Jun
6
comment How can I specify rules for foreign keys in Microsoft Access using SQL?
should be moved to stackoverflow.
May
8
comment Has anyone tried to DIY his own router?
If you can't mentally run-down the block-level components you'll need and the general ideas of programming you'll need to do, you're not ready to do it. Sorry.
Apr
27
awarded  Popular Question
Apr
2
revised PowerShell not displaying Unix colors
added 31 characters in body
Mar
9
answered How do I set $ variables in unix?
Mar
6
comment Word 2007 files on emacs?
Yeah, but that's not word '07. :-/
Mar
6
comment Word 2007 files on emacs?
Hmmmmm. I would prefer to seriously engage with the content though. :(
Mar
6
comment Word 2007 files on emacs?
Yeah, didn't look like '07 was supported.
Mar
4
accepted removing the .local in local network name serving
Mar
4
asked Word 2007 files on emacs?
Feb
28
comment UDF Reader for CDs on Vista 32
I went with the driver. I'll be upgrading the OS soon. :-)
Feb
28
accepted UDF Reader for CDs on Vista 32
Feb
27
asked UDF Reader for CDs on Vista 32