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2 points by jsgrahamus 6 days ago | link | parent | on: Arc forum GDPR compliance

You might also try support@arclanguage.org

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1 point by hjek 3 days ago | link

That address doesn't work:

    Final-Recipient: rfc822; support@arclanguage.org
    Original-Recipient: rfc822;support@arclanguage.org
    Action: failed
    Status: 5.4.6
    Diagnostic-Code: X-Postfix; mail for arclanguage.org loops back to myself

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2 points by hjek 5 days ago | link

I'll give that one a try. Thanks.

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1 point by jsgrahamus 6 days ago | link | parent | on: Arc forum GDPR compliance

I have gotten passwords reset (not sure if it was arc or HN-related) from this e-mail: hn@ycombinator.com

Perhaps they could help with this issue, too.

Steve

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As I remember, brevity was one of PG's goals in creating Arc. That thought came to mind as I was reading this article.

I haven't engaged in APL programming but I have done some in other array languages (Klong, J and Q'Nial) and the practice has been enjoyable, not only in getting the answer but also in learning a new way to think/twist one's mind.

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While it seems a long time, 10 years seems too long.

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3 points by jsgrahamus 199 days ago | link | parent | on: How to connect mysql

Look here: https://www.google.com/search?ei=mYP8We-tGISOjwPy9ougAQ&...

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2 points by hjek 190 days ago | link

... and the first result on Google is this post.

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5 points by jsgrahamus 214 days ago | link | parent | on: Ask ARC: Can I start with Arc?

Recommend working through the tutorial, too.

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6 points by akkartik 213 days ago | link

Thanks for the reminder! Your comment reminded me that the Arc tutorial (http://arclanguage.org/tut.txt) doesn't quite match the state of Anarki, so I created copies of the tutorial for both stable and master branches at http://arclanguage.github.io.

The stable branch uses the Arc tutorial unchanged. All I did was to make it a little easier to read: https://arclanguage.github.io/tut-stable.html

The master branch of Anarki has one major incompatibility with Arc 3.1, and I created a version of the tutorial with it highlighted in bold: https://arclanguage.github.io/tut-anarki.html

micoangelo, if you decide to try out Arc, be sure to start at http://arclanguage.github.io rather than the instructions here at http://arclanguage.org. Even if you use the stable branch which is compatible with Arc 3.1, it has a couple of crucial bugfixes that are otherwise liable to bite you at an inopportune moment.

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Thanks, akkartik. Also read the discussion on Gerbil.

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3 points by jsgrahamus 362 days ago | link | parent | on: Nice work, malisper!

Makes sense. Thanks for the read.

How can we apply this to Arc, akkartik?

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2 points by akkartik 361 days ago | link

I don't think we can :) This forum seems slow enough that I figured we had time to discuss something off-topic.

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3 points by jsgrahamus 361 days ago | link

Well, that is certainly true; although I was surprised at the recent post where all those other folks showed up.

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3 points by jsgrahamus 361 days ago | link

http://arclanguage.org/item?id=20096

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2 points by jsgrahamus 362 days ago | link

Where does Arc get into a bind? No idea here.

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6 points by jsgrahamus 363 days ago | link | parent | on: How many people still lurk here?

Me, too.

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4 points by jsgrahamus 363 days ago | link | parent | on: At-sign in string

When I try this in Arc 3.1, I get no complaints.

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4 points by akkartik 363 days ago | link

Yes, the atstrings feature is turned off by default in Arc 3.1 (and also in Anarki's official/stable branches). I think I'll turn off the default in Anarki as well, and just let news.arc continue to make use of it.

Edit 1 hour later: This is now done. Turns out Anarki never meant to turn on atstrings by default. This was a side effect of loading news.arc by default (mea culpa). I've changed things so we load news.arc by default but only use atstrings in news.arc by default. Keep an eye out for subtle bugs introduced by atstrings being turned off when functions in news.arc are called. If we see any I'll probably take out the ability to turn it on and off and just decide to keep it everywhere or take it out entirely.

https://github.com/arclanguage/anarki/commit/d0eb0dcf17

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