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.net - Difference between Math.Floor() and Math.Truncate()

.net - Difference between Math.Floor() and Math.Truncate()

What is the difference between Math.Floor() and Math.Truncate() in.NET?…


linux - Is gettimeofday() guaranteed to be of microsecond resolution?

I am porting a game, that was originally written for the Win32 API, to Linux(well, porting the OS X port of the Win32 port to Linux). I have implemented QueryPerformanceCounter by giving the uSeconds…


What is the difference between an int and an Integer in Java and C#?

I was reading More Joel on Software when I came across Joel Spolsky saying something about a particular type of programmer knowing the difference between an int and an Integer in Java/C#(Object Orient…


svn - Why is Git better than Subversion?

Locked.This question and its answers are locked because the question is off-topic but has historical significance. It is not currently accepting new answers or interactions. I've been using Subversion…


Are PHP Variables passed by value or by reference?

Are PHP variables passed by value or by reference?…


language agnostic - Internationalization in your projects

How have you implemented Internationalization(i18n) in actual projects you've worked on? I took an interest in making software cross-cultural after I read the famous post by Joel, The Absolute Minimu…


What are the advantages of using SVN over CVS?

My company is using CVS as our de-facto standard for source control. However, I've heard a lot of people say that SVN is better. I know SVN is newer, but other than that, I'm unfamiliar with its benef…


Different Distributed Version Control Systems working together

My office has a central Source Safe 2005 install that we use for source control. I can't change what the office uses on the server. I develop on a laptop and would like to have a different local sou…



Python: what is the difference between(1,2,3) and[1,2,3], and when should I use each?

In many places,(1,2,3) and[1,2,3] can be used interchangeably. When should I use one or the other, and why?…


language agnostic - Pass by reference or pass by value?

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