The next episode of Zig SHOWTIME airs on Sunday 13th of September!
Times for a few different timezones:
- 2pm EST
- 20.00 CEST
- 11:30pm IST
- 2am SGT (Mon)
- 3am JST (Mon)
Go to https://zig.show for more info or add the event to your Google calendar.
A talk about locking primitives and the hows and whys your multithreaded code is actually never fast I swear to god this is impossible how can 10 threads be slower than only one also now my debug prints are all out of order wtf
He also draws funny sketches about programming languages.
What’s in the cage? Is that what I think it is?
Rewriting a C++ tool in Zig
A while ago gwenzek decided to learn Zig and at the same time also put to the test whether the “fastBPE” project written in C++ was actually truly fast. Guess what was the outcome?
If you don’t mind spoilers, he also wrote about the experience (NOTE: link not safe for Snektron).
See you at showtime,