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by dd3
October 18th, 2013, 10:35 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Python in Arabic
Replies: 14
Views: 7650

Python in Arabic

How does he expect to understand what the keywords mean?It might be worth asking on stackoverflow or programmers.stackexchange.com
by dd3
October 16th, 2013, 6:07 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: UK economy looks promising
Replies: 10
Views: 7504

UK economy looks promising

I can't help but fear a housing bubble in England. I read the same stories here now as I did when it was all kicking off in Ireland.
by dd3
October 4th, 2013, 9:43 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Voluntary redundancy
Replies: 22
Views: 9941

Voluntary redundancy

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: MattFQuoteOriginally posted by: ashkarIts still not clear to me what redundancy actually means to the company. When I asked my boss he said that if asked for reference they would say that I was 'fired'. Also, I havent seen anyone who was made redundant coming back to th...
by dd3
September 29th, 2013, 10:06 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: hey can anyone help me with my c++ prg.
Replies: 51
Views: 195248

hey can anyone help me with my c++ prg.

You should not create objects in header files. Read up about the 'extern' keyword
by dd3
September 9th, 2013, 8:34 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: [C++] Going Native 2013
Replies: 110
Views: 11323

[C++] Going Native 2013

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: outrunI agree, but one great benefit of break (or return) is that that I typically use them to get rid of the "else" legs of a tree.I hate nested "if else" trees, I quickly lose sight about in what leaf I am..When conditionally proce...
by dd3
September 4th, 2013, 5:04 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: [C++] Going Native 2013
Replies: 110
Views: 11323

[C++] Going Native 2013

It'd be nice if Microsoft's compiler was fully C++11 conformant before educating people on the language's features
by dd3
September 3rd, 2013, 5:25 pm
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: disagreeing with Gross, Rogers, and Soros again
Replies: 18
Views: 8438

disagreeing with Gross, Rogers, and Soros again

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: farmerIf you knew latin people like I know them, you would rarely include South America in anything. They are like a Bronze Age culture with contemporary technology. Someone I know is trying to buy radio advertising in Honduras and El Salvador because he cannot reach th...
by dd3
August 14th, 2013, 9:03 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: Open Source C++ HFT system?
Replies: 8
Views: 11450

Open Source C++ HFT system?

QuoteOriginally posted by: outrunyes, unordered map indeed! We at the time we used one from google, and also boost indeedHom much RAM would these machines typically need?
by dd3
August 11th, 2013, 5:38 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: C++ and Unix
Replies: 24
Views: 10003

C++ and Unix

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: PositronQuoteOriginally posted by: dd3QuoteOriginally posted by: PositronBelow is a template of simplified high frequency trading application1) real time thread pinned to a cpu , reads market data from venue A2) real time thread pinned to a CPU, get order acks, fills, a...
by dd3
August 11th, 2013, 11:44 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: C++ and Unix
Replies: 24
Views: 10003

C++ and Unix

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: PositronBelow is a template of simplified high frequency trading application1) real time thread pinned to a cpu , reads market data from venue A2) real time thread pinned to a CPU, get order acks, fills, and other notifications3) main model thread, analyze market data a...
by dd3
August 9th, 2013, 9:45 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: C++ and Unix
Replies: 24
Views: 10003

C++ and Unix

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: DominicConnorIts not quite *all* but the point is well made.There are lots of reasons, but a lot boils down to control.In Unix you can control it to a high degree of precision, some things that happen in Windows aren't quite predictable, documented or controllable."Spee...
by dd3
August 9th, 2013, 9:42 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: C++ and Unix
Replies: 24
Views: 10003

C++ and Unix

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: AnalyticalVegaQuoteOriginally posted by: DominicConnorIts not quite *all* but the point is well made.There are lots of reasons, but a lot boils down to control.In Unix you can control it to a high degree of precision, some things that happen in Windows aren't quite pred...
by dd3
April 30th, 2013, 7:21 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Low latency ... Que?
Replies: 18
Views: 9296

Low latency ... Que?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ashkarQuoteOriginally posted by: dd3QuoteOriginally posted by: DSPGuyNot if you are going for absolute speed.Presumably these boys are going for the last microsecond. I wonder how many people look at the asm code that's being generated? Or for that matter compare highly...
by dd3
April 30th, 2013, 7:18 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Low latency ... Que?
Replies: 18
Views: 9296

Low latency ... Que?

<r>QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: dd3QuoteOriginally posted by: DSPGuyNot if you are going for absolute speed.Presumably these boys are going for the last microsecond. I wonder how many people look at the asm code that's being generated? Or for that matter compare hi...
by dd3
April 29th, 2013, 10:00 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Low latency ... Que?
Replies: 18
Views: 9296

Low latency ... Que?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: DSPGuyNot if you are going for absolute speed.Presumably these boys are going for the last microsecond. I wonder how many people look at the asm code that's being generated? Or for that matter compare highly optimized 'C' to trendy C++ before making pronouncements? My p...
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