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Weeklog for Week 18: April 29 to May 05


Got some more parts, did not build everything. But what I have looks nice.


Rust, the programming language, isn't named after rust, the iron oxide, but after rust, the fungal plant pathogen. Apparently the reasoning is that this fungus is "overengineered for survival" and very hardy. However, naming a programming language after both a destructive chemical process and a destructive biological process seems, well, destructive.


Libraries, programming, etc


  • Rainbow's End by Vernor Vinge


  • Walkabout Minigolf: I like this game, but I'm also very frustrated with it. There are so many small things it could do to make itself better, and they annoy me to no end.
  • Factorio


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