More Timezone Lookup (loading and saving data)

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… in which we explore how to write internal Racket data structures to disk and read them back, and use these features to improve load times for the GeoJSON data, so the program does not have to spend 20 seconds in the initialization step.

Build Racket Packages with Azure Pipelines

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With the future of Travis uncertain, I started looking for a Continuous Integration alternative and since Microsoft advertised Azure DevOps everywhere I went on the web, I decided to give it a try. I now moved all my Racket packages to Azure Pipelines, plus have a Racket application built with it, so I decided to write up some notes about my experience.

Writing a Simple Password Generator in Racket

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There are many places in todays world where you need to provide a password and, since it is not recommended to reuse them, you will need to come up with many such passwords, all of them preferably secure. This blog post shows how to build a simple password generator. You may already use a password manager and may not have a need for a new one, still, this blog post might show you a few useful techniques for building Racket applications.