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L' Eomot Inversé (5/30/2013)
But maybe there will be complaints from some who think QotD should test only knowledge and not reasoning (except perhaps very trivial...
May 30, 2013 at 5:31 pm
You made me doubt myself for a moment, but:
[cool math]Pretty sure the same is true of any metric space: cover the ball with open neighbourhoods of the endpoints of a...
May 19, 2013 at 9:43 pm
This could go on for a long time... 🙂
a ball in a Euclidean space is compact (under the induced topology) and there's no reason for the definition of a...
May 19, 2013 at 5:19 pm
But then, I am not a native English speaker, so what do I know?
I probably should have confessed earlier that neither is mine. But judging by your last name Hugo,...
May 18, 2013 at 7:27 pm
If someone asks me to pick a number between 1 and 3 I don't think I'm forced to choose '2'.
Nice attempt at a "proof by intimidation" but I...
May 17, 2013 at 7:03 pm
Perhaps I did not make myself very clear.
Of course you can take a definition and pretend that that is how everything "is supposed to work". But I am pretty...
May 14, 2013 at 6:53 am
Not sure and can't think of why one would use as "BETWEEN -1 AND -10" with "start" as the higher value in any practical case.
Depends on where you are coming...
May 14, 2013 at 2:56 am
Nice one. Would have had it wrong if I hadn't expected a "catch".
May 13, 2013 at 10:31 pm
Thanks for the article Nakul.
I have a question about HASHBYTES (and hashing in general) to which I have found it impossible so far to find a definite answer. Perhaps you...
March 27, 2013 at 1:27 am
I have no time at the moment.
I didn't expect anyone to spend a lot of time on it but mainly tried to confirm that the answer wasn't easily...
September 13, 2012 at 2:58 pm
Toreador (9/13/2012)Hugo Kornelis (9/13/2012)hopefully, some of them were posted in jest!Mine was. Sorry :blush:
Hugo Kornelis (9/13/2012)hopefully, some of them were posted in jest!
Hugo Kornelis (9/13/2012)
Mine was. Sorry :blush:
Don't be: extreme examples are a good and effective way of checking the (non-)validity of an explanation....
September 13, 2012 at 2:55 pm
so is it correct to summarise this as: the sort occurs (logically) in two phases. The first phase is always case/accent/etc (?) INsensitive and the (optional) second phase...
September 13, 2012 at 3:50 am
So random words like this wouldn't be considered, as long as the word is legit English word and it should has the proper space in the dictionary too. I don't...
September 13, 2012 at 1:13 am
Ah: that's basically what Luis already said: sorry Luis!
September 12, 2012 at 3:28 pm
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