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June 1, 2002
(This post is from my old, old, super old site. My views have changed over the years, hopefully my writing has improved, and there is now more than a handful of folks reading my site. Enjoy.)

Mosquitos. Millions and millions of mosquitos. But it was still kind of fun hiking about even though I'm sure I lost a pint of blood in the process. Me and Andy had a bit of fun, and managed to stay clear of any technical topics. hahaha- yea, right. We talked about tech stuff the whole time.

So.. besides taking a hike today, I did a little bit of programming. I thought it might be a good idea to make a little Quartz 2D wrapper for REALbasic, and all seemed to be going fine until I tried linking the sucker. What do you mean you can't just link to mach-o libraries from a pef executable?

Bah. So I looked up what kind of voodoo I would have to manage to make it all work- and it isn't pretty. I figured I would have to sacrafice a goat, and maybe a chicken... but it turns out that I have to give my first born. Screw that.

So I gave up on that idea for now, and I'm thinking of how I can make a mini-illustrator application... er.. or maybe I'll finish up GMJa .. or um.. really start on that game any day now.