Category Archives: Coding

Drake Equation Calculator

I’ve been mentally working on new program for a week or two. What I wanted this program to do is to calculate the Drake Equation based on whatever variable I put in. I could try different values and see how … Continue reading

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Regular Expressions

Regular expressions (or regex) are a bit confusing. I read the chapter in the Rute User’s Tutorial on regex, but found that I didn’t quite get it. So I watched Nixie Pixel’s video on regex and re-read the chapter while … Continue reading

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Basic Commands

I have successfully tackled the “Basic Commands” chapter in Rute User’s Tutorial. This chapter had a TON of useful information on the command line. There’s sections on the different error codes, file types, wildcards, man pages and commands. The really … Continue reading

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A More Complete Picture

I took a break from using Ruby Monk yesterday. Instead, I spent the day writing little practice programs and looking for new learning materials. I wrote a program for each Class that used all the methods I’ve learned for each … Continue reading

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Starting Ruby

I decided to go ahead and learn Ruby. When I was originally learning C++, sometimes I’d get bogged down or frustrated and need a break. When that would happen, I would go make a webpage in HTML and feel better. … Continue reading

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May the 4th Projects

May the 4th be with you! In honor of Star Wars Day, I used Gimp to create this picture of my baby niece as Emperor Palpatine. I had a lot of fun making it & sharing it with my family … Continue reading

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