quasi random (kaolinfire) wrote,
quasi random


not that anyone cares, except maybe Amy, who's off on a wonderous vacation to Indiana with her sister (Julie) to visit her aunt (Nancy)...

I did some "necessary" "repairs/upgrades" to thegradekeeper.com. There were major performance issues with the database. I've moved them out of the database and into java. Need to run a profiler at some point, but it's a solid order of magnitude better (2 seconds for a particular page instead of 15), only shooting up to 20% java instead of 50% java and 40% postgresql.

I took a nap when I got home from work. That kinda sucked. (woke up, went to work, came home, went to sleep. really, no inbetweens other than 20 minutes doing a sketch). But then I woke up just a few hours later and couldn't get back to sleep. So ... yeah. At least I read a bunch more of my opengl book. I made it past stuff I don't care about, read stuff I do, skipped more I don't, and am just getting back into the do (ish; DirectInput and DirectSound... :shudder: )

Now it's time to go to work.

  • feedback loops

    Ah, feedback loops. I was kind of out of sorts, yesterday, and for some reason had a lot of diet coke (to try to feel better, though I "knew" it…

  • What would I say?

    What would I say, if I were here? It's 2014, almost 2015—though on and off this year, I've been sure it was 2015. Something about that number. Next…

  • a list of games....

    A friend recently asked for a list of all the games I have available. And I'd made most of this list up a week ago, for someone else, and figured,…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.