Vagrant environment for OpenGRM

Recently I uploaded my Vagrant environment for OpenGRM to the GitHub repository. The provision script, install-opengrm.sh, should install OpenFST/OpenGRM on any Linux computer it runs. Should you decide to run the provision script by hand, consult the ...

Metaphors of chess and backgammon

The game of chess is a good metaphor of an environment with openly visible rules. The game of backgammon is a good metaphor of an environment without, as the randomness of dices rolled functions as an abstraction of hidden rules.

Static netcat .exe files

Today we are going to create static .exe binaries for netcat. While there are many ports and reimplementations of netcat, we are going to stick with win32 ports for netcat 1.11 or netcat 1.12 (the latter one enables sending CRLF line endings instead of...