Introduction

Hello there! My name is Sean Miranda, and I’m a computer science student. When I was young, I became interested in technology. It was the early days of my junior high school. I experimented with the operating system of my Android phone. I was basically doing distro-hopping on my phone. It genuinely excites me every time I learn how to perform technological tasks. I am currently studying programming language theory and compiler design....

May 14, 2022 · 1 min · Sean Miranda

Linux Basic Shell Commands

$ The Shell Prompt The most widely used shell on Linux is Bourne Again Shell or Bash. Most linux distribution ships with BASH pre-installed. An alternative to Bash, a very popular shell is Z-Shell or ZSH. The Bourne shell command syntax is a superset of Bash command syntax. Since bash 2.05a, among other things, it enables brace expansion, command line completion, basic debugging, and signal handling (using trap). With the exception of Bourne shell scripts falling into fringe syntax behavior handled differently in Bash or attempting to run a system command matching a newer Bash builtin, Bash can execute the vast majority of Bourne shell scripts without modification....

June 18, 2022 · 3 min · Sean Miranda

Popular Linux Distros

Let’s get started! We’ll discuss the popularity of these prominent GNU/linux distributions, as well as their advantages and disadvantages. Let me begin by telling you about how I got started with GNU/linux. I began using Linux in 2017, and like every beginners at the time, I was a complete novice. Every time I had a problem with my installation, it took me a day or sometimes several days to fix it....

June 3, 2022 · 5 min · Sean Miranda

Go vs Rust Generics

Hey, Gophers and Rustaceans! Today, we’ll compare Go and Rust generics. Go and Rust are both statically and strictly typed languages that are also compiled. They’re both gaining popularity, and many new apps are incorporating them. Some Java-based back-end systems are being ported to Go and Rust. Both are actively maintained and developed. As of this writing, the most recent version of Go is 1.18 and Rust is version 1....

May 19, 2022 · 2 min · Sean Miranda