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visits member for 2 years, 11 months
seen May 24 '13 at 3:06

Originally from Nicaragua, educated in Edinburgh and the USA, and now living primarily in London.

Useful questions and answers

Stack Overflow

  1. Debugging CREATE TABLE statements
  2. Logging in Python
  3. Simple string formatting in Python
  4. Reference types in C#
  5. String compression in C# using Gzip

Meta Stack Overflow

  1. Book recommendation questions
  2. Answering old questions with a solution in the comments

IT Security

  1. Cryptographically secure random strings in PHP


  1. Fitting a table on a page through rotation

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