At the workshop on Wednesday we got together and talked about many different topics. This is a brief summary of what we talked about as well as some articles and tips for how you can delve deeper into these topics.
We set up a Github account for the club so that we can start sharing code, and the first thing that will go up there is the testdriver I wrote for cs236. It was quick and dirty but did everything I wanted it to do. The github page is here:
Many people wanted to know if there are ways to auto-format code. It depends on the language but here are a couple that are good to know:
perltidy for perl
astyle for C/C++/Java
Tidy-html5 for html
and python doesn’t work if your code isn’t formatted properly so good luck with that one
This website has a more in depth look at ways of pretty printing your code: