Author: "No Bugs" Hare

TCP Peculiarities for Games, part 1 – IT Hare on Soft.ware

Quote:”the best we can hope when using a single TCP connection over 5%-loss channel – is having 1.5-second “lag spike” every 5 or so minutes, and a 3-second “lag spike” every 2 hours.”Another Quote:”we may already have the-information-we-need on the receiving host – but this information is hidden from us by layers of abstraction on receiving side”[→] – Hacker News

March 9th, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News

Some Big-Os are Bigger Than Others – IT Hare on Soft.ware

Quote:”Strictly speaking, for real-world computers, every algorithm which completes in a finite time can be said to be O(1)Another Quote:”now the difference because of unfortunate ‘jumps’ over (uncached at the time) memory can lead to a 100x+ (!) performance difference. However, it is still O(1) and is rarely taken into account during performance analysis”[→] – Hacker News

February 23rd, 2017 Hacker News, Tech News