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PayPal Don’t ‘got your back’!

I don’t normally use this blog for anything other than research or coding but today I’m making an exception. It’s both a complaint and a warning, and it seems I’m not the only one to have problems. What PayPal don’t tell you is that their complaints procedure times out at 45 days. If you don’t get…

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Search Gear #6 – Spew, Hopwatch, toml-go!

Go, Spew, Hopwatch, toml-go Debugging github.com/davecgh/go-spew github.com/emicklei/hopwatch hopwatch uses go-spew Dump and Dumpf Both are good and seem useful. http://ernestmicklei.com/2012/12/14/hopwatch-a-debugging-tool-for-go/ go-toml-config does not work and the documentation is wrong. Persistently get ‘panic: myconfig.conf is not a valid TOML file. See https://github.com/mojombo/toml’ even when it’s the test file from https://github.com/mojombo/toml package main import “github.com/stvp/go-toml-config” var ( title=…

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Search Gear #5 – A Week of Go!

Go, A Week of Go! So this is just a short reflection note. Go seems to be a reasonably good language to learn. I like a number of the features although I think sometimes the running of those programs especially when learning the language leaves a lot to be desired (I’d particularly like there to be…