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The Weird and The Wonderful forum is a place to post Coding Horrors, Worst Practices, and the occasional flash of brilliance.

We all come across code that simply boggles the mind. Lazy kludges, embarrassing mistakes, horrid workarounds and developers just not quite getting it. And then somedays we come across - or write - the truly sublime.

Post your Best, your worst, and your most interesting. But please - no programming questions . This forum is purely for amusement and discussions on code snippets. All actual programming questions will be removed.

 
GeneralRe: Two of my most frequent issues with .net inconsistencies Pin
Greg Utas24-Aug-22 14:35
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GeneralRe: Two of my most frequent issues with .net inconsistencies Pin
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Richard Deeming24-Aug-22 23:06
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Richard Deeming25-Aug-22 6:05
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Bernhard Hiller25-Aug-22 22:09
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PIEBALDconsult27-Aug-22 7:19
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I think so. Plus in the past I've run into issues with other limitations on what can be specified in format strings.
Which led to this : ApplyFormat[^]

And this week I've been working on another formatter, kinda sorta similar to string interpolation, but not really.
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GeneralTECO Macros - show me the codez Pin
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GeneralWeird: Very confusing Base64 problem (includes quiz) Pin
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RickZeeland10-Aug-22 21:47
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Richard Deeming10-Aug-22 22:59
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RickZeeland10-Aug-22 23:20
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RantGetAssemblyVersion, VB style Pin
Saša Ćetković27-Jun-22 4:03
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