Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Emacs and unicode

Of late, my Emacs had been throwing up at the quote marks in the compile window. Here's how to fix it.

BTW, I didn't need the clipboard-coding-system bit. My emacs works fine without it.


Friday, May 7, 2010

Eclipse with Arduino

This is a very good guide.

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Indian electronic voting machines are vulnerable to fraud

Full paper

Video

Broadly speaking, I see three problems.

1) Belief in the magic of security through obscurity.

2) Near-total absence of understanding of electronic technology and it's security related aspects.

3) Confusing the comfort of Powerpoint presentations for a reliable and robust defence against hardcore cracking by motivated and well-resourced individuals.