• A better MonoMac privilege elevation

    Back in my article on Macdoc, I described a way to use the Authorization APIs to execute privileged operations from an otherwise perfectly classic user-level application.

  • Writing scripts with C#

    Unix was conceived as a file-oriented system where any task could be carried out by assembling a set of smaller tools. Having a proper shell language also meant that we had a somewhat real tool to write scripts with.

  • TPL tricks

    The Task Parallel Library is a tricky piece of software and occasionally it exhibits a behavior that is not expected.

  • Celebrating Pi Day with a bit of math

    For those living under the scientist/math/geek/nerd radar, Pi Day is a celebration of the aforementioned famous constant that is hold on 14/03 every year (or as American would put it, 3/14 hence the catch). As always more information on the Wikipedia page.

  • MacDoc: the interesting bits