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Vulkan Enum Stringifier Project - Quick Postmortem
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Code Vulkan C/Cpp Postmortem
A better present from a worse past. Also odd Vulkan spec anomalies.


Parsing command-line arguments in a bash script
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Code Bash
There eventually comes a time where figuring out how to flexibly parse command-line options becomes necessary. Here’s two easy ways to do so.
Colouring Shell Output
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Code Bash
Adding in colours to make certain output from running items can help with readability and make certain things stand out, or otherwise make at-a-glance output scanning easier.
EntityID - Using one value to share many
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Code Entity-Component-System C/Cpp
One of the most fundamental items in any system, software or otherwise, is to be able to identify something uniquely.
Simplifying the C/C++ dependency graph (with CMake)
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Code Cmake
Sometimes, you’ll come upon a set of libraries that just decide to include everything directly, always. This can help minimize and visualize those dependencies.


Using CMake to help build Catch2 tests
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Code Cmake C/Cpp
Using CMake to automatically detect, or clone fresh, and even pre-compile Catch for you.
CMake script suite - Making CMake work for you
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Code Cmake
Built over some time now, is a fair sized suite of tools and utilities to improve the CMake compilation experience.
The Alternate Compilers of Windows
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Code Windows C/Cpp
While Microsoft’s MSVC may be synonymous with Windows development, there are others.
Collecting scalar values together in C++11
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Code C/Cpp
Making life easier through enum flags, structs and offsets, and recreating Fallout’s SPECIAL reliably, quickly, efficiently, and safely.
Integrating Sanitizer tools into CMake builds
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Code Cmake C/Cpp
Previously we added tools for code coverage and static analysis via clang-tidy. Now comes the ability to perform better runtime testing through GCC and Clang’s sanitizer tools, and integrating them with CMake.