Tag Archives: scripts

Finding an object file defining a symbol

I was working on a project that needed a tiny amount of functionality from another, much larger, project.  Rather than linking in all the object files, I wanted to keep to the minimum.  Unfortunately, some of the functions I called had very generic names, and I had no idea which object files they were coming […]

Using scripts to hide complexity and only making it worse

I recently had to work with software that is customizable using Jython script. As much as I like both Java and Python, this environment was a nightmare. The problem was the inability to write Python in the Python script. First off was the old version of Python. The script was limited to version 2.1 (8 […]