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re: What is your opinion of WSL
I love it, it's not perfect but it's absolutely awesome for...
re: What's your best software pun?
Love this one Brenan Kell...
re: What is the most annoying thing your colleagues say all the time?
For most people it's just basic politeness. In France we gr...
re: How often do you clean your screen/keyboard?
Yes.
re: My manager made a quite stupid mistake
Thanks for the reply Stephen! This is a good opportunity f...
re: What's your favorite platform to develop for?
Web dev is what I like the most because it always feels ver...
re: How would you deal with a client who rejected a prototype because of a "lorem ipsum" placeholder?
This will seem pretty neutral but as always, there is two w...
re: [Discuss] What if WordPress.org Died?
I'd personally wouldn't mind because I don't like CMS (thou...
re: It’s my birthday
Level up! +1 Age And that's all because life isn't a grea...
re: Are Apple products underrated?
I have three issues with Apple: The price, obviously. Esp...
re: Mac / Windows / Linux - Which Do You Use?
I've been using Linux for everything other than gaming for ...
re: Brag Post
Not code related but I finally started doing live gaming on...
re: Is Ruby worth learning in 2019?
Short answer: yes. I'm just gonna justify my answer by say...
re: How do you cope with bad code?
Thanks for the reply. I'd usually agree with what you say ...
re: Error when serving React app from sub-folder
Sure but as you can see in my post I'm serving the app in p...
re: Raspberry Pi 4 Goes On Sale: β€œThis is a comprehensive upgrade”
Even overkill IMO, the $35 model or the RPi 3 should be mor...
re: What's your worst nightmare as a coder?
Loosing my passion for coding (and computing in general). ...
re: What do you do if you're in the middle of a project and you realize it already exists in the world?
I usually don't care because I drop most of my projects bef...
re: Pets of DEV
cries in no pet
re: How do you manage your github notifications?
My process is: Receive a lot of them because I didn't twe...
re: Questions πŸ™‹
In my opinion: yes, given how "objects" work in ES6. In mo...
re: Do you clone Git repos via HTTPS or SSH?
I've used HTTPS for years and switched quite recently to SS...
re: What's a JavaScript concept that you're still confused about?
JavaScript.
re: How often do you clean your monitor(s)? ✨
At home? When they need cleaning, which isn't that often, t...
re: Is there a future for the Atom editor?
I started seriously using Atom about 2 years ago (was using...
re: How many computer devices do you own?
A custom desktop PC at home used for coding (Arch Linux) a...
re: Which editor do you use when opening files like .bash_profile, etc?
I use Vim which has been my main editor (even for code) for...
re: Dark Side vs Light Side
Dark, always. It's easier on the eyes and I like how it loo...
re: Flutter vs React Native
I've worked a little with Flutter and did nothing more than...
re: What does a dev's personal website need to include?
Plot twist: your website was actually an example of what no...
re: What's your DJ name?
DJ doFilter. This is from a Java Servlet filter. Kill me p...
re: Google Stadia
We're already at that point with Steam and downloading the...
re: Google Stadia
I think anyone who can afford a console i.e Xbox or Playst...
re: What are your best/worst habits as a developer?
Some of my worst habits are: Not being able to work/conce...
re: What are you doing currently?
Chugging caffeine in hope I'll eventually get motivated eno...
re: Google Stadia
tl;dr: That's all fun and games (pun intended) but I feel l...
re: Android == Java but Java != Android
That's kinda true for most languages though. It's the same ...
re: How often do you have to go back and just focus on technical debt?
On past jobs/projects we (me and the team, if any) never re...
re: Let's Do Lunch (Instead of Meetups)
Lunch is usually harder to organize for many reasons: tim...
re: Are login forms that ask for your username and password on two different pages more secure?
I doubt it's a misunderstanding of "2-step authentication" ...
re: What are some Browser plugins that you can't live without ?
I used to have a LOT of browser extensions but now I try to...
re: Can forced linting surpress contributions when linting is first introduced?
IMO it may (not sure) suppress a few contributions but I do...
re: How do you take breaks throughout the day?
It depends. When all is good, I don't take breaks at all an...
re: Coding, A Blue Collar Job?
Does it matter? Sounds like it's just about labels, who car...
re: 4 Spaces or 2?
Fibonacci Indentation or nothing.
re: What's your first step while starting project?
Naming a project is kinda like creating a character in a RP...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Maybe I ought to ask questions about how people program fi...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
How do you refactor? How often? What kind of refactoring y...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
I personally dislike IDEs. Or more precisely, I dislike usi...
re: Do you have any energy and time for your personal goals after a full day of work at your job?
These days (and for quite some time now) I have neither the...
re: I like to hit vulcanized rubber disks with a stick.
When I'm not pushing buttons on a keyboard I'm pushing butt...
re: Why would you consider Linux over Windows?
Because it's not Windows. I mean, literally: Feature L...
re: Describe Your Job With a GIF!
When I see the code I have to work with
re: How did software teams handle version control before version control tools? Did distributed development exist back then?
cp current version_$(date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S) I guess πŸ˜€
re: Let's take a break and discuss how developers spend the vacations?
Same as the rest of my free time: I play video games and wa...
re: Is it that hard to get a job in Europe?
Some of my feedback should still apply to the new one anywa...
re: Is it that hard to get a job in Europe?
Oh, also: beware of putting your CV on the web like that, t...
re: Is it that hard to get a job in Europe?
A few things: Header You should replace your B...
re: Is it just me or is Microsoft really crushing it lately?
I think it all comes down from their decisions to go in the...
re: Is it that hard to get a job in Europe?
I don't know about Sweden but in France IT jobs are quite e...
re: If you could only achieve one thing as a programmer during the next year, what would it be?
Finishing my main personal project and getting more into fu...
re: Idiomatic Ruby: writing beautiful code
Awesome post! This really captures why I love Ruby so much...
re: How to write a good README? #discuss
I actually put the full license in a dedicated file and th...
re: Looking for some Ruby Gems
Amen to that. This advice is true for most techs and langu...
re: How to write a good README? #discuss
I usually structure my READMEs like this: Quick descripti...
re: How latency numbers changes from 1990 to 2020.
re: What did you have to learn ?
I had to learn how to be motivated and able to work during ...
re: My Steam Account Is More Secure Than My Bank Account
Conclusion: the best way to secure your money is to spend i...
re: Can code save the planet?
Code is like math, it's nothing but a tool and it's useless...
re: How do other people use gists?
I use them to: Store some config files that I don't reall...
re: Leave Loudly this holiday!
I'M SIGNING OFF DEV.TO BECAUSE OF VACATION SO I WON'T ANSWE...
re: Password manager recommendations?
BitWarden all the way! I've been using it for a few months...
re: Share your .bashrc
Not really a bashrc but my zshrc is available on GitHub (al...
re: Beer vs coffee?
If I can choose outside of coffee and beer then I'll just w...
re: Beer vs coffee?
I hate coffee and love beer, so... yeah, beer. The real qu...
re: Exploring Vim
That's the great thing with Vim: even using 1% of the featu...
re: What I like about dev.to... and what I dont (DEP 0)
If you're on Windows 😁
re: What do you do on Sundays?
Video games and TV, usually.
re: Who has the best Octocat?
Mine. Because... it's mine. ... You said "any reason".
re: dev.to Show us your octocat alter ego
I guess that's pretty much how I look like arriving at work...
re: What are the essential tools and technologies that every junior developer should learn?
Well then "quality" might not have been the right word. I m...
re: What are the essential tools and technologies that every junior developer should learn?
How so? I'm just saying being able to produce quality code ...
re: What editor/IDE are you using for Vim bindings?
I've used Vim for years before switching to Atom for a whil...
re: What are the essential tools and technologies that every junior developer should learn?
An IDE indeed helps you a lot and reduces the struggle... a...
re: What are the essential tools and technologies that every junior developer should learn?
Besides basic code logic (loops, conditionals, etc...) I'd ...
re: Discuss: What is your Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)?
I just took it (first time, I knew about it but never cared...
re: How many hours do you work?
Professionally, I'm at work 7 hours a day, 35 a week. I act...
re: I don't like remote working
My opinion is quite biased since I never worked remotely bu...
re: Who inspires you and why?
I feel more inspired by the dev community (as in "all devs"...
re: Why did you pick that name?
I'm usually quite uninspired when I name my projects, in no...
re: Is it okay to have an article without no content?
IMHO article with no (really empty) content are acceptable ...
re: How does your workplace approach Health and Wellness?
What my workplace is currently doing: None of the above ...
re: Why is HTML linting not a common practice?
Quality standards should indeed be the same for code and fo...
re: My solution is the best!
Yeah but Vim is still the best editor. (sorry, I had to πŸ˜‰)
re: [Off Topic] Can testers and developers be friends?
I hope so since sometimes they are the same person πŸ˜‚
re: Why is HTML linting not a common practice?
Just a wild guess but: code is done by developers, and most...
re: Text editor fetishists, unite!
Atom is my main editor/IDE at work and at home. Vim used t...
re: Why Do I Mostly Get Followed by Newcomers?
we have been wanting to modify onboarding to at least have...
re: Does your website really need to be larger than Windows 95?
I'm not saying no one else can, I'm saying Apple is an irre...
re: Does your website really need to be larger than Windows 95?
Apple is Apple, you are not, I am not, and no one else is, ...
re: Does your website really need to be larger than Windows 95?
Their web browser is a desktop application, their Solitair...
re: Does your website really need to be larger than Windows 95?
You forget one thing: users don't want desktop apps anymore...
re: Does your website really need to be larger than Windows 95?
Why not? You are seriously telling me you can pick any m...
re: Does your website really need to be larger than Windows 95?
I'm getting tired of the "Stop using JavaScript" rant. Jus...
re: When signing up or logging into an app, do you prefer OAuth (authentication w/social media account) or email sign up/sign in?
Think about your audience can't remember passwords which t...
re: Help Me Name My New Computer
NotJanice
re: How many email addresses do you use?
Yeah, all those things made me consider doing the same (if ...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
I'd actually like to reduce to 2-3 addresses too. Especial...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
Thanks for the reply, Frank! If you can keep your freelan...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
Thanks! I hope my comment didn't come across like I was t...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
I just realized that I also have an internet provider mail....
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
That's plan A, I'm just trying to see if freelancing is a r...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
First of all I wish you the best for the future and I hope ...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
While I do like my work/life balance I have quite a lot of ...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
I work 35 hrs/week (7 a day) so 10-20 hrs/week of freelanci...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
I actually never thought about using aliases as a security/...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
Free time is something I have. I have very little obligatio...
re: Have any DEV design concepts or ideas?
Need a disgust reaction next to the heart one!
re: How many email addresses do you use?
I am clearly the funniest man alive. Can't argue with th...
re: Share your GitHub Tricks and Tips
That's general advice but I think the "default" Git(Hub) wo...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
I won't lie: money is one of the first reasons... today. Bu...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
Thanks for the reply, Ben! Scaling back my full-time job i...
re: Freelancing in addition of a day job
Thanks for the reply! I'm aware of that risk of course, th...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
For security reasons?
re: How many email addresses do you use?
My Gmail account used to be my main email... one day I deci...
re: How do you define professional developer
The word "professional" kinda has a double meaning. There'...
re: Do you have days that feel like most emails could be answered with memes?
Definitely. Although I don't use mails very much, I'm at a...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
I started using a password manager recently and that's hone...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
Aren't there better solutions than a mail account for the l...
re: How many email addresses do you use?
Makes sense, thanks.
re: How many email addresses do you use?
What's the point of making so much aliases?
re: to be multi-skilled or master only one technology?
While being multi-skilled will learn you a lot, mastering a...
re: How would You Handle Dirty Code?
Again, double answer: The easy one: whoever wrote it. The...
re: How would You Handle Dirty Code?
Easy answer: skip. I don't want to work with dirty code and...
re: What do you think of the future of Java?
While Java still have a bright future with Android developm...
re: Survey: Lack of install access to dev computer: show stopper or storm in a teacup?
In the same order as the questions: Very important if not...
re: Now, I'm thinking is there anything that can't be done by JS?
The thing is, programming is programming, you can do almost...
re: Now, I'm thinking is there anything that can't be done by JS?
I came to see that comment. I was not disappointed.
re: How was it when you started to code?
I started coding 8 years ago. I started with C, mostly beca...
re: How was it when you started to code?
The job is not to be a developer it's to be a learner. T...
re: Usefulness of a personal website/page
Seems like a lot of people are actually mixing their blogs ...
re: Ask DEV: Would you like to poll your audiences to find out what your next blog post should be
While community/readership input is always valuable, I thin...
re: Usefulness of a personal website/page
I'm a little experienced with Jekyll and it's actually my g...
re: Usefulness of a personal website/page
I like that idea, that's quite original. I noticed your si...
re: 4 Things Developers Take for Granted That Used to Be Really Hard
TL;DR: Tech evolved. Also on the news: Water is wet! 😁 J...
re: Usefulness of a personal website/page
I still don't know what tech/stack I'll use for it. A stati...
re: Web app for change network configuration?
We are in 2018, how dare you suggest a native app?! πŸ˜€ Jok...
re: Usefulness of a personal website/page
That's what I had in mind but I'm not sure it's really usef...
re: The Definite Guide to Pick the Correct Music While Working
Awesome article! Small thing I'd like to add though: for p...
re: Programming is ...
Programming is... [SEGFAULT]
re: Do we live near each other?
Nancy, Lorraine, France.
re: How to keep writing?
Something I'll try (at first with projects, then with a blo...
re: How to keep writing?
This is the main reason why I still haven't launched my own...
re: Share your team-building stories
I never took part in a team building event. My company orga...
re: How do you keep your body hydrated during working hours?
I tend to drink naturally, I don't "forget" to. I always ha...
re: What I like about dev.to... and what I dont (DEP 0)
That's simple: "heart" means you like that! "unicorn" mea...
re: What I like about dev.to... and what I dont (DEP 0)
I'm not saying telling users to install a browser extension...
re: What I like about dev.to... and what I dont (DEP 0)
If you really want emojis: browsernative.com/chrome-emoji/ ...
re: Next step in your career
Far from it, as I said I don't expect that to happen soon, ...
re: Next step in your career
Yeah, freelancing can be though, but some freelance are doi...
re: What are you learning right now?
Node.js/Express (basics, just for the notions), Vue.js (cli...
re: Next step in your career
As a consultant I can expect a new mission by the end of th...
re: Please give me some feedback
No problem :) Another few things I can say about the site:...
re: Why haven't you gone to a development conference?
Because it's very rare where I live. Unfortunately.
re: Please give me some feedback
Well, the last time you asked, I noticed some issues that a...
re: A Web Design Crash Course: From one non-designer to another
This is brilliant Ali, as always, thanks :) I needed that ...
re: What are your thoughts on multiples package managers?
Yeah, that's the one reason why I miss Arch (I used it for ...
re: What are your thoughts on multiples package managers?
Yeah but installing with the system's package manager is no...
re: How many computers do you use?
I use 3. At home my main computer is a desktop with 3 moni...
re: The guilt of not constantly coding
Yeah but can you hide from bugs behind a shield and backsta...
re: What are your thoughts on multiples package managers?
Of course it would be a daunting task, and to be honest, cr...
re: The guilt of not constantly coding
There is nothing wrong about coding only at work and wantin...
re: What are your thoughts on multiples package managers?
Agreed, for dev dependencies it's a very nice thing.
re: What are your thoughts on multiples package managers?
That's a fair point. And of course having separate package ...
re: What are your thoughts on multiples package managers?
That's exactly why I haven't tried Chocolatey yet, I guesse...
re: Ask for feedback: Tech consulting companies
I dig your first two points! I'd really like to have that w...
re: What are your favorite terminal apps or scripts, to use for productivity?
tldr.sh/ is awesome!
re: How old have you been when you started programming and what was your first project?
Most likely 14 with my first bash scripts, can't remember w...
re: #discuss What language do you think in?
For years I've been thinking in C because: It's the first...
re: What productivity tools/hacks do you find most effective for your day-to-day?
Yes I use the classical To-Do -> In Progress -> Done ...
re: What productivity tools/hacks do you find most effective for your day-to-day?
I use Trello a lot to keep track of my tasks, it's quite he...
re: Ask for feedback: Tech consulting companies
There are a few events where all consultants are invited, b...
re: Ask for feedback: Tech consulting companies
I guess it depends on the company. A friend of mine is work...
re: How custom is your setup?
In the past I used Vim as my main editor and "IDE", so I tw...
re: What is your ideal coding hour?
With a lot of caffeine: any time of the day. Without: most...
re: Do you have a morning routine?
The good days: 7:30 wake up, glass of water and straight ...
re: dev.to is now open source
That's awesome, congrats! I've been waiting for this, I wa...
re: GitLab Vs Github why would chose one over other
Since GitHub is the "default" choice for a lot of people, i...
re: Developers turn more than pizza and coffee into code, what do you consume to code
<tea-hipster-mode> Ugh. Tea bags. </tea-hipster-mo...
re: Developers turn more than pizza and coffee into code, what do you consume to code
I'm a Stargate fan too :D (yes, this post has no other us...
re: Developers turn more than pizza and coffee into code, what do you consume to code
Never tried it, no, I'm not sure the result would be great.
re: Developers turn more than pizza and coffee into code, what do you consume to code
Well you can still try cold tea, it's awesome too!
re: Developers turn more than pizza and coffee into code, what do you consume to code
Mostly green or black but I enjoy white and oolong as well,...
re: Developers turn more than pizza and coffee into code, what do you consume to code
My main fuel is tea. I try not to eat while coding, or even...
re: How do you choose technologies for your projects?
Well, this might be a quite generic answer, but: it depends...
re: How do you name your devices?
At first I named my machines after the Patriots' AIs from M...
re: My Terminal Setup: iTerm2 + Zsh πŸ”₯
Same here for i3!
re: Why You Shouldn't Use A Web Framework
I really wanted to react (pun intended) to this because it'...
re: How to get in shape as a developer?
Amazon link seems to be broken :)
re: Pagination in an API: page number vs start index
Exactly :)
re: Explain the difference between PATCH and PUT Like I'm Five
In any case, when you use Rails to generate a controller (o...
re: Pagination in an API: page number vs start index
For now I'd say it's not relevant because it's actually not...
re: How to get in shape as a developer?
Well, that's already a fair amount of exercise (much more t...
re: Pagination in an API: page number vs start index
Imagine you're developing an API and have an endpoint that...
re: How to handle date, date time and timezone in API, UI, Database
I don't know what are the best practices when it comes to t...
re: How to get in shape as a developer?
As @quii said, not working 12 hours a day would definitely...
re: Explain the difference between PATCH and PUT Like I'm Five
Well, current if you prefer. I meant frameworks that are ac...
re: Explain the difference between PATCH and PUT Like I'm Five
That's what I though. As I said, it seems like some modern ...
re: Explain the difference between PATCH and PUT Like I'm Five
Nice example! Thanks :)
re: How do you find the time to participate on dev communities? (Such as dev.to)
I usually do it when I "work". So it can be when I'm actual...
re: Extreme Makeover: Code Edition
Awesome posts, these rules are simple and yet they can make...
re: Explain it to me like I'm five: .map, .reduce, & .filter edition
This is awesome, do you have the source for this image?
re: Linux distro you are using for development?
Well I did use Arch for years and while it's true that I do...
re: Linux distro you are using for development?
I'm using Debian with i3. I like the stability of it, it j...
re: Linux distro you are using for development?
You forgot: Broken packages every week Malwares in commun...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
Yeah, that's the reason why the first has no songs from art...
re: How to make the most of dev.to
Now I have to leave a comment just to avoid feeling bad. K...
re: First job in software development industry. Remote or Onsite?
I'm no company owner but my two guesses would be: Money: ...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
Tim Schafer (Double Fine's founder) is willing to make a se...
re: Changelog: Mentor Matchmaking!
I have no words to describe how awesome this is!
re: First job in software development industry. Remote or Onsite?
I would recommend on site for a few reasons: Working on si...
re: Devs using font ligatures, what's the selling point?
I tried it recently, I disabled it after a few minutes, I a...
re: How frequently do you code?
I spend most of my time at work "coding" since it's my main...
re: Note taking as a developer
That's not the most popular opinion, but: I don't. That's ...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
Doom soundtrack is just pure (argent) energy :D
re: Ways to enhance your DEV posts! Useful embeds.
Simply awesome.
re: How do you organize source code on your computer?
Most of my projects are in a ~/Projects dir. I have a bunch...
re: If you could not code anymore, what would you do?
I guess I would finally have the time to learn guitar prope...
re: What are your sources for daily knowledge chunks?
I don't have much time to read blog posts these days, so de...
re: Confused on how to start
I don't know whether to start for the front-end on Dreamwe...
re: JavaScript Quiz
false true "24" -1 "2" 2 Looking forward for the next ...
re: Let's talk about sleep.
Nice article, very interesting! I don't think I can add mu...
re: Please don't write a class
public class Answer { public String toString() { retu...
re: How do you get started with new habits?
Yeah, I know that, I did the same thing and it ended the sa...
re: How do you get started with new habits?
I agree with the whole "specific time, every day + alarm" t...
re: How do you get started with new habits?
Yeah I do think it's a good idea to let the habit sink in w...
re: What kind of keyboard you are using?
Corsair Raptor K50
re: This is the feeling of working with legacy code.
<?php I stopped there, I believe you πŸ˜‚
re: Advices for starting and maintaining a blog
It helps a lot, thanks for your answer! Just a few things:...
re: Coding outside
None for me, but sometimes I'd really like to try coding in...
re: Advices for starting and maintaining a blog
Many thanks for this awesome answer, very helpful indeed :)...
re: What good habits are you trying to adopt?
I'm not sure the dev.to database is strong enough to handle...
re: Hating on languages you don't use
Every language is good at something. I'm gonna flip this...
re: Hating on languages you don't use
people who hate on PHP don't actually use PHP Well, mayb...
re: The Book Every Programmer Should Read
I think every dev should read... the f******* manual! 😎
re: prefer to use pieces of code written by others or yourself?
It depends on many things, mostly what I need to solve and ...
re: Does anyone else feel bothered when people term us as coders instead of developers or programmers..?
If I had to choose, I'd prefer to be called a developer rat...
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