Monthly Archives: June 2009

Catherine Ireton and “God Help the Girl”

Some time in 2006 a friend who was spending time in Cork Ireland sent me a partial copy of an album called “In the Moon” by a band called “Elephant.” I fell in love and ordered 3 original copies which … Continue reading

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Firefox for Mac OS X and Filesystem-related System Calls

About a year ago I was looking at our Mac OS X XPCOM local file implementation in Gecko and I noticed that it is pretty inefficient in terms of the number of system calls it makes for some common operations. … Continue reading

Posted in Mozilla, Programming | 8 Comments