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Introduction

Hello there! πŸ‘‹ 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 Β· 3 min Β· 601 words Β· Sean Miranda
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Carbon

Carbon Language πŸͺ¨ by Google An Experimental Successor to C++ Carbon is the new experimental programming language started by Google, they started this experimental language two years ago and only made it public this year. The development is lead by Principal Software Engineer, Chandler Carruth, which he introduced on CppNorth conference in Toronto last July 17, 2022 via Youtube. Planned Features πŸ“– Interoperability with C++ Cargo will be able to import existing C++ code and libraries, this will be the main selling point of this experimental language....

August 8, 2022 Β· 3 min Β· 602 words Β· Sean Miranda
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Get Started with NeoVim

What’s NeoVim? πŸ‡³ It is an open source project, a fork of the modal text editor known as Vim. I prefer to refer to it as modern Vim, because they removed the old features and added new ones. As of this writing, the total number of stars on NeoVim’s repository is 55.6k. This means that programmers love this modal text editor. Installation Guide πŸ“‹ Windows (note: windows 8 or later are the only supported versions)...

July 12, 2022 Β· 3 min Β· 585 words Β· Sean Miranda
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Linux Basic Shell Commands

$ The Shell Prompt πŸ’² 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 Β· 3 min Β· 591 words Β· Sean Miranda
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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 Β· 5 min Β· 988 words Β· Sean Miranda