The floating pricks are no more!
I'm in the middle of refactoring this function and thought it would be nice to show you some cursed code.
$Caracter is an array of char right? But why is it subtracting from $nume? Ahhhh, because it's an array of ints that represent indices of the different characters in $chars. Kind of obvious when you look at the assignment for $resultado, but the build-up was brutal!
Most of its software was aimed for tecnical students, not 6-7th grade children. Teachers were given little to no training on using the system, in my school they just expected the pupils to know how to use a Linux system, which was preposterous considering most didn't even know how to use Windows appart from opening the Tuenti (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuenti) on their internet broswer.
I jout found at home a netbook the Andalusian govt gave to all students aged 9-10 in 2009. It came with Guadalinex (https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalinex no English page), an Ubuntu-based linux distro focused created by regional civil servants that aimed to promote computer skills and free software on Andalusian schools. It came with Ubuntu 9, Mate Desktop and a really good free and non-free software selection. However, the initiative was discontinued a little more than a year later.
I've been working with PHP for the past two months and it still amazes me how engineers with an at least minimal idea of MVC considered this acceptable: https://www.w3schools.com/php/phptryit.asp?filename=tryphp_intro
In love with the terminal. I write free software mostly in C++, maintain AUR packages, contribute to OpenStreetMap and like to play videogames.
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