Maciej Stachowski

CS student and .NET programmer extraordinaire, currently starting out in the corporate world.

Oct 2015

Run Crash Crash Run

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As Max entered the room, he was instantly greeted by a scorching wave of heat.

BSoD in Windows 1.0

Not So Unique

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When designing a database schema, it's often important to assign a unique identifier to each record. Such surrogate keys almost always make querying for data both simpler and faster, and the overhead of an additional column is usually a cost worth paying. As such, nearly all databases provide some means of generating such identifiers, either in form of sequential numbers, or more fancy UUID schemes.

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