extrawurst's blog

unity coroutines at editor time

• unity and general

Did you ever try to do non-blocking WWW-requests in Unity without being in playmode ? Then you know about the problems here:

Worth Reading (March+April 2016)

• reading and dlang

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

Tools: oh my zsh

Great tool to have a an extendended...

Worth Reading (Februar 2016)

• reading, unity, and dlang

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

Unity

Worth Reading (January 2016)

• reading and unity

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

Podcast: “John Sonmez on Marketing Yourself and Managing Your Career”

Really...

STACK4 Life Sign

• general, unity, and dlang

STACK4 firetv

During the holidays I finally found the time to work a little bit on my mobile app STACK4. It has been a while but I still have a few points on my todo...

Extending github pages blog

• general

Categories Page

First I wanted to make use of the categories labels I kept adding to my posts. Since I am using github pages to host this site dynamic jekyll plugins are...

Worth Reading (December 2015)

• reading and unity

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

###Posts regarding Unity

“10000 UPDATE() CALLS”

Useful insights into Unity internals...

General Update

• general and dlang

I want to use this way to announce some news that I did not have the time to blog about. These news divide esentually in two categories: career and projects update:

##Career Update:

Since August 2015 I am back to...

Worth Reading (October 2015)

• reading and dlang

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

###Book: “Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage”

Amazon.com link

I found this book...

Worth Reading (July 2015)

• reading

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

###Post: “How to Use Docker on OS X: The Missing Guide”

So...

osx terminal colors

• general and osx

This short post is just a wrap up of how to setup linux like terminal (bash) colors on osx.

This is how the terminal coloring is default on osx: terminal colors default

Simply edit or create the...

Homebrew contribution

• general and osx

I recently made my first homebrew contribution. homebrew is a package manager for osx much like yum/apt-get and the like you know from linux systems. Since this may not be the last time I did this or have to...

Worth Reading (June 2015)

• reading

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider these kind of posts as an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

###Talk: Scott Meyers

Presentations by Scott Meyers are always entertaining. This one...

Apple osx app bundles with #dlang

• code, osx, and dlang

Recently I wanted to package an application that I have written in D so that it would feel like a native osx application bundle. Nothing fancy.. Boy little did I know.. Even though an app bundle is nothing more than...

#dlang Fibers and a lightweight eventloop

• dlang, gamedev, events, and fibers

###D and Fibers

Fibers are D’s concept for resumable functions and the barebone behind the popular event driven framework vibe.d. In the unecht project I recently added a generic system to use resumable functions much like

#dlang, annotations and menus

• dlang, metaprogramming, and imgui

What do menus and annotations have to do with the D programming language ? These three aspects form a very nice little system in my current spare time project of a game engine called unecht.

The whole engine...

Worth Reading (May 2015)

• reading, greenlight, math, and physics

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider this post an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

###SCM for social graphs

Interesting idea to use SCM to generate social graphs for code...

The cimgui project

• dlang and cpp

So I needed a flexible and easy to use intermediate GUI for one of my projects in D. There was a pretty descent library natively written in D called dimgui that I started to use. It made me...

Worth Reading (April 2015)

• reading, networking, physics, and unity

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider this post an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

“Networking for Physics Programmers” at GDC2015

Glenn Fiedler - famous for his insightful

Worth Reading (March 2015)

• reading, programming, and cpp

The following stuff is what caught my eye in the last couple of weeks. Consider this post an entry in my personal knowledge base ;)

Talk about Efficiency at CppCon2014

Chandler Carruth gave a talk named “Efficiency with Algorithms,...

Github Pages

• general

Recently I decided to start a new blog/website based on Github Pages. For now this site runs in parallel with my old website www.extrawurst.org but eventually this pages is gonna be shutdown. This post is about my first impressions...

Hello World

• general and dlang

So this is my new blog driven by github-pages.

void main(){
	import std.stdio:writeln;
	writeln("hello world");
}