GnuWin32 – Saving you form proprietary

As we all know all the windows user are cursed by proprietary policy. Its very difficult to find common useful tools which are available on Linux. I [Shishir Sharma] recently needed indenting tool on Windows XP. Then obvious choice is GNU INDENT. I have used it on fedora. Thanks to GnuWin32 which provides ports of […]

Safe C++ Design Principles

This book is no longer available. You should Google or hit this book on Wikibooks here If you want to learn software design and you are choosing the C++ language then Safe C++ Design Principles by Thomas J. Hruska, III is probably the best choice. It’s a high quality software design book. I am member […]

Desktop Calculator

I always appreciate coding in standard C++. Desktop Calculator is a application coded in Standard C++. It is a application based on the example 6.1 in the book “The C++ Programming Language”, Third Edition by Bjarne Stroustrup. Desktop Calculator is a GPL software. View the code on Gist.

Customizing Command Prompt

Well many times this happens that we want to work with the command prompt. Sometimes we wanna work with many CLI (command line interface). We usually SET the %PATH% variable of system or specific user for this. Things get really worse when we wanna work with more them one version of same Application/Compiler/System. We can’t set the variable as all have similar directory structure and almost same binary/executable names.