GC Theory – Basic algorithms

In the world of garbage collection, there are three algorithms, that are the founding stone for all the other. In this article I will try to briefly introduce all of them – reference counting algorithm, mark-sweep and copying algorithm. More detailed articles about them will…

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Tour of C++ review

My journey into C++ started with the author of the language himself – Bjarne Stroustrup. Unfortunately, I can’t say that our first meeting bore fruitful results. To be honest, I’ve jumped to the other sources right away after I was done reading. Why ‘Tour of…

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From Java to C++ – Templates

Generic programming is everyday bread for possibly every Java programmer out there. Only the oldest Java programmers out there still remember the times, when we’re casting things all over, and lists were instantiated without explicitly telling the compiler what type of objects they hold. There…

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September 2021 Monthly Summary

Vacation time is great. Unfortunately, it must always come to an end, and that’s what happened at the beginning of September. Rested, relaxed and with a lot of new plans made, I’ve started this month with the great surge of energy. First thing was to…

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August 2021 monthly summary

I feel like the history is repeating itself. Again, I’ve used August for a long time off, in order to catch some air and mountains as much as I can. COVID situation in Europe allows that for the time being, so it would be a…

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July 2021 monthly summary

Here it is again – another month behind me. To be honest – this post is being send to You in an automated way, as right now I’m probably trekking the French Alps somewhere around Chamonix. As the COVID gave us some break, I’ve decided…

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June 2021 Summary

It would seem, that June was a boring month. The only thing I’ve concentrated on was making notes from Tanenbaum’s book. I was able to finish two chapters this month, and due to the upcoming holiday season I think that will be my job for…

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May 2021 Summary

The very beginning of May was a long weekend here in Poland, so I’ve caught some break. Well-rested I’ve dived in the internals of C language right after that. In general what was left were two chapters of C course. They’ve dealt with compilation, linking,…

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