How I got into Programming

I started doing programming when I was around 10. Back then I was really into GTA: San Andreas. I had the game on PS2 and later on PC. I got in the game so much that I decided that I wanted to create mods for it. There was a weird scripting language that San Andreas…

Please always close your MongoDB connection after testing

I am working on a Node.JS app and writing unit tests, which are testing database operations. Since I wanted to TEST, I setup a new MongoDB connection for an extra test database. When I ran the test I could see in Test Explorer that the test did not stop running, even after calling done(); (this…

Using the VIM Editor

Since a while now I have decided as goal that I wanted an efficient text editor which is cross-compatible and supports a lot of programming languages. I found that a lot of people used the vim editor, which I tried out one time but could not use at all. Well, now I have finally decided…

Setup GCC kernel development with Visual Studio

Coding an OS from scratch is a very fun thing to do and gives a lot of insights on what is inside the computer and how it interacts with its hardware. If you already know how to use GCC and have setup a cross compiler already and only want to set it up in Visual…

How to install C/C++ libraries on Windows like in Linux

Note: I did this before Chocolately became popular If you are doing C/C++ development on Windows, and your Project uses dependencies that do not exist as NuGet package or something like that, and you have to manage the code between different users, then things might get messy. What is needed is a kind of package Manager,…

How to be a Script Kiddie

Remember in your early days of Windows, where you just fooled around and made fake viruses in VB Script or scary batch scripts to annoy your friends? Here is a compilation of some of them.