When is K 1024 and when is it 1000?

4 If you really care to distinguish between powers of two and powers of ten, you should read this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Binary_prefix. Using powers of two interchangeably with metric powers of ten was a given in the early days of computers (and is still used by many systems), but as time goes on and we begin to …

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What’s the difference between SCSS and Sass?

Sass is a CSS pre-processor with syntax advancements. Style sheets in the advanced syntax are processed by the program, and turned into regular CSS style sheets. However, they do not extend the CSS standard itself. CSS variables are supported and can be utilized but not as well as pre-processor variables. For the difference between SCSS …

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What does localhost:8080 mean?

A TCP/IP connection is always made to an IP address (you can think of an IP-address as the address of a certain computer, even if that is not always the case) and a specific (logical, not physical) port on that address. Usually one port is coupled to a specific process or “service” on the target …

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How many spaces for tab character(\t)?

A tab character should advance to the next tab stop. Historically tab stops were every 8th character, although smaller values are in common use today and most editors can be configured. I would expect your output to look like the following: The algorithm is to start a column count at zero, then increment it for …

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Pig Latin Translator

Here’s pig latin dialect that takes into account how the words are pronounced: Output “Pig qoph an egg.” → “igpay ophqay anway eggway.” “Quiet European rhythms.” → “ietquay uropeaneay ythmsrhay.” “My nth happy hour.” → “ymay nthway appyhay hourway.” “Herb unit — a dynasty heir.” → “herbway itunay — away ynastyday heirway.” Note: “-way” suffix …

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How do I rename a local Git branch?

If you want to rename a branch while pointed to any branch, do: If you want to rename the current branch, you can do: If you want to push the local branch and reset the upstream branch: And finally if you want to Delete the remote branch: A way to remember this is -m is …

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