Name: [4916] Jack Atkinson
Member: 76 months
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Jack Atkinson

Hi, I'm an embedded software and design engineer consultant who likes to program a lot. My skill sets include C/C++ and python which is quickly becoming my favorite. I dabble in other languages as well. My educational background is both a master's and bachelor's in electrical engineering. I've worked in the telecommunications industry for fourteen years. I'm also the father of three wonderful little children, and very much involved in ministering and teaching the love and power of Jesus Christ to those I know.

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Jack Atkinson The default installation of VIM has support for Python 2.4 dynamically loaded built-in. [...]
Jack Atkinson This series involves helping someone through the basics of VIM editing. It covers the di [...]

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