This week I started cleaning up tred and started preparing it so that it can be made into a proper rendering engine
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This week I mostly spent on investigating better ways to structure the renderer and how to animate a third person character
This week I added code coverage to the uphoria build and started compiling ride codebase again after it has been on ice for a while. I’m going to test replacing the bitblit quad rendering with a simple OpenGL rendering. It should solve all the scaling issues that the current bitblit solution has.
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Introduction Clean Code, mostly authored by Robert C. Martin, aka Uncle Bob, has come up lately in discussions and apparently it is still being read. I haven’t read it and only read the responses about how bad it is and I’ve read that it’s pretty popular to hate on it and who am I to miss a trend. Join me as I read chapter to chapter and express my feelings and thoughts about each chapter.
Sometimes after I wake up my computer after a hibernate I notice that sound is not playing. A simple fix for this seems to be to restart alsa:
$ pulseaudio -k && sudo alsa force-reload
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I recently got a notice that my SSD C: drive was getting low on space and after a quick check with WinDirStat I noticed that spoitfy was filling it up with loads of weird files in the AppData\Local\Spotify\Data folder, even after I have moved my cache location. It turns out the “cached location” is only the saved playlists, and the Data folder is the cached songs that arent in a playlist.