Walter Mays

Woah. I Understand Now

Those of you who have been following my blog know that I posted something called “The End Is Nigh,” in which I disparaged those who felt overwhelmed by school. Oh how the turntables… All it took was a good dose of too many credit hours.

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New Domain!

It’s official: I’ve shelled out for a domain name, waltermays.com, and pointed it to this very blog. Amazing!

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My Third Failed Game Jam

I’ve been playing with game development for several years now. I’ve researched engines and frameworks, looked into drawing, level design, and music programs, and thrown around ideas. I even started programming a few of them. Guess how many I’ve finished.

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Learn You Some Linux For Great Good Part 1: Installation

So, you’ve decided to forge ahead. In this part we will discuss some important jargon to know, look at some distributions (and discuss how to tell them apart), create installation media, and install Linux. WARNING: Do not do this without backing up your data first.

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Adventures in Haskell

Something has possessed me to learn Haskell. I’m not sure what exactly, but it must be an evil, illogical demon, since none of my courses nor my possible internships use Haskell. Additionally, I am convinced that Haskell programmers have an IQ of at least 170 (which I most certainly do not have), so it’s probably an impossible task. Nonetheless, I shall soldier on.

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