This is my blog, where I post in different languages (English, Galician, Spanish) and about different topics (technology, reviews, life, fortunes).
Category: Programming pills
The developer experience of WordPress presets
How using theme.json improves the developer experience of WordPress theme authors.
Code and decision trees
An example on how changing the language for thinking may help us to simplify our programs.
How comparing things is faster and simpler with immutability
The third post of the series about the differences between values and references is focused on a practical example, the same trick that is at the core of React and Redux performance.
How equality and copy operations work
Value and reference data types
Reflections on a little thing I made, to learn how to better create the bigger ones.
Designing for growth
«Code should grow by addition rather than mutation.» The best example of that axiom I ever found is the one in Beck’s Implementation patterns. What goes next is almost an exact reproduction of the book. After reading this post, if you liked, I’d strongly recommend you to buy a copy. Imagine a graphic editor where […]
How gvSIG MapControl works: flow of control
Within gvSIG design, MapControl is one of the core components. Its main responsibility is to allow users to interact with a map of layers (zoom in/out, edit geometries, …). That goal is achieved through two concrete tasks: Route the user actions to the proper tool which will execute it. Manage the drawing of the layers. This […]
How gvsig manages the snappers
Last week I paired together with Francisco Puga to review the status of opencadtools. As Fran is doing a great work in preparing the integration of opencadtools as default CAD tools in gvSIG, I wanted to know first hand how it was going. iCarto and Cartolab were kind enough to sponsor this pairing session. One of […]