### 2 Are normal packets ever combined into jumbo packets?

Fred Phillips 5 minutes ago. 1 answers, 0 views ethernet
Do routers ever combine multiple small frames into a jumbo frame then split them up again on the other end? I know that most of the time it wouldn't make sense to do because you would add latency by waiting...

### Constraints thread over lists, for NMinimize

I have the following code fc[x_] := a + b*x^c + d*x^e listNumber = {1,2,3,4,5} list = {a,b, c,.. , e} answF = NMinimize[{Abs[fitFl], fc[listNumber[[1]] ] <= 1 && fc[listNumber[[2]] ] <= 1 && fc[listNumber[[3]] ] <= 1 && fc[listNumber[[4]]...

### 14 Implement bzip2's run-length encoding

Dennis today at 14:23. 3 answers, 0 views code-golf string compression encode
Background After applying the BWT (as seen in Burrows, Wheeler and Back) and the MTF (as seen in Move to the printable ASCII front), the bzip2 compressor applies a rather unique form of run-length encoding. Definition For the purpose of...

### 2 “allow for a little leeway” or “ allow a little leeway” which one is correct? [duplicate]

ironsand today at 12:35. 1 answers, 0 views phrases
This question already has an answer here: Allow, Allow Of, Allow For 1 answer "allow for a little leeway" or "allow a little leeway", which one is a right expression? Maybe both expression are correct?

### 2 Position a TikZ background pattern which is oversize (to bleed off the edge of the paper)

Peter Flynn today at 09:32. 1 answers, 0 views tikz-pgf positioning cropmarks bleed
Thanks to several helpful people in an earlier question ("Create a TikZ overlay with RH mirror of LH") I managed to get my pattern background where it was needed. Now circumstances have changed, and it is needed for the cover...

### 1 WordPress Plugin Boilerplate - add_action hook in static “activate” function

Aaron Bentley today at 09:27. 1 answers, 0 views plugins hooks actions init
I'm hoping someone can point me in the right direction here. I'm using the Wordpress Plugin Boilerplate to develop a custom plugin. On install, the plugin will register a new post type (course), a new taxonomy (course-areas) and set up...

### 1 Use a list of strings to replace a sql parameter printing the whole file for each replacement

user221826 today at 09:27. 1 answers, 0 views text-processing awk sed sql
I have a txt file with string values in a single column : File.txt A B . . . Z I have a sql script with a variable called 'parameter'. script.sql declare @var varchar(255) set @var = 'parameter' select *...

### 2 Determining the Filter Coefficients of an FIR Filter

Sara Tibbetts today at 09:26. 2 answers, 0 views filters filter-design fir transfer-function
I need to find the filter coefficients of an FIR filter that will block sinusoids of frequency $200\ \rm Hz$ if the sinusoid is sampled at $1.2\ \rm kHz$. I feel like this is a fairly simple problem, but I'm...

### Dictionary is showing strange characters when “US English (IPA)” is selected

kiamlaluno today at 09:06. 1 answers, 0 views snow-leopard dictionary
I was using the Dictionary application, and I have noticed it was showing the pronunciation using strange characters. I checked the preferences, and they were set to use the American IPA characters. Out of curiosity, I changed the option to...

### 6 Jumping car with too many amps?

Kevin Lin today at 02:59. 0 answers, 0 views battery starter jump-start charging
Is it bad to jump your car with too many amps (i.e., with a 1000 amp jumper vs. a 400 amp jumper)? Or does the car regulate how many amps it will take? EDIT: I was told 400 amps is...

### 10 Could a world exist with a distinct line of changing temperatures between the hemispheres?

Morgan today at 02:05. 1 answers, 0 views reality-check planets physics astronomy temperature
I'm trying to create a world where there's an equator-like divide running along the axis(?) of the planet and the two hemispheres are perpetually different in terms of temperature. Basically, I want one side of the world to always be...

### 1 How to cite references [closed]

SiljeH today at 00:27. 0 answers, 0 views biblatex
I am writing my PhD dissertation in LaTeX and want to include a bibliography, obviously. However, I'm having problems making this work at all. Instead of trying to make it work in my multiple dissertation LaTeX files, I made a...

### 2 Create a custom Identify dialog

James Tomatov yesterday at 23:18. 1 answers, 0 views arcgis-10.0 arcmap arcobjects polygon c#
How can I check if a point belongs to a polygon? I want to create a custom identify tool with edit option. I am using C# and ArcMap 10. My idea is to click on the polygon (building/park/etc) in ArcMap...

### 19 Definition of 1/e Question

user6069744 yesterday at 22:26. 2 answers, 243 views real-analysis sequences-and-series convergence
I was thinking of a problem and have an answer through computer programming, but am unable to prove it mathematically. Start with the following: $$\frac{1}{2}\bigg(\frac{1}{2} + \frac{1}{3}\bigg)\approx 0.41666$$ Replace every unit fraction being summed in the parentheses (in this case,...

### 5 Is there a rigorous definition of a line?

user285146 yesterday at 19:53. 0 answers, 0 views geometry
In the sources I can find, line is considered a primitive concept (a one without definition). There is something, however, in such an intuitive definition that doesn't sit well with me. Were there any attempts to rigorously define line? And...

### 5 Did Shrek the Third imply that Snow White and Dopey are married?

Alex Downs yesterday at 19:21. 2 answers, 209 views shrek
In Shrek the Third, when Snow White pulls off her dress sleeve, you can see that she has a heart tattoo with Dopey’s name in it. Does that mean they’re married?

### 9 How can a make a product of nested exponentials look nicer?

Sam Fisher yesterday at 18:49. 1 answers, 170 views formatting
Ideally, I would like to squeeze all of the exponentials under this integral together so that everything doesn't look so spaced out. My latex is $$\int_0^1 e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^x}}}}}}}}}e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^x}}}}}}}} e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^x}}}}}}} e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^x}}}}}} e^{e^{e^{e^{e^{e^x}}}}} e^{e^{e^{e^{e^x}}}} e^{e^{e^{e^x}}} e^{e^{e^x}} e^{e^x} e^x \exd x$$ which...

### 1 .NET RTD/COM Excel Interop errors on one user's machine?

Sam Goldberg yesterday at 17:48. 1 answers, 0 views c# .net excel com rtd
We built a .NET COM/Excel RTD Server (.NET Assembly) which has been in use for many years, on a variety of machines (i.e. we know it works, and our standard method for installing it works). We have a user who...

### 4 Should I tilt my DIY self-standing bookshelf backwards to prevent it falling down?

ebo yesterday at 17:39. 3 answers, 301 views woodworking safety furniture wooden-furniture plywood
Context I intend to build a self-standing bookshelf using 18mm-thick, CNC-router-cut plywood. The bookshelf is made of nested planks, and entirely fits a 35cm-deep recess in my wall. Following pictures display first a sketch of the global design, and second,...

### 4 C++ Add Two Numbers given in Reverse Order from a Linked List

Greg Degruy yesterday at 17:34. 3 answers, 165 views c++ linked-list mathematics pointers gcc
Problem Description You are given two non-empty linked lists representing two non-negative integers. The digits are stored in reverse order and each of their nodes contain a single digit. Add the two numbers and return it as a linked list....

### 19 How should I deal with my team member who shows extreme jealousy?

Sunny yesterday at 17:28. 4 answers, 1.027 views professionalism communication team harassment personal-problems
How to deal with my colleague who is very good, polite and respectful with me personally but when we are together in a group or with whole team, he is the first one to criticize or embarrass me. We both...

### 29 How to detect page scroll to a certain point in jQuery?

Jason yesterday at 16:46. 1 answers, 0 views jquery
Imagine this is my page: <p>hello</p> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <p class="myPara">My Paragraph</p> How can I alert a message when...

### 5 Is it an advantage to be a resident of the state in which you are applying to PhD programs at state universities?

I just moved to a new state (California) for a temporary job and am planning to apply to graduate school (physics PhD programs) at state schools here. If I want, I can establish residency here; this would be somewhat expensive...

### 19 How do I kill a 20th level raging Zealot Barbarian?

Pyrotechnical yesterday at 16:39. 1 answers, 1.234 views dnd-5e character-death barbarian rage epic-tier
At 20th level, the Path of the Zealot barbarian (Xanathar's Guide to Everything, p. 11) can rage indefinitely by virtue of starting a new rage just prior to their initial rage ending. This is confirmed by this question. At 14th...

### 8 Are Hogwarts' house-elves obligated to obey commands from students?

Thunderforge yesterday at 16:27. 1 answers, 312 views harry-potter house-elves
In James Potter and the Hall of Elders' Crossing (part of the fanmade James Potter series involving Harry and Ginny's eldest son), there is this passage in which James' muggle-born friend Zane talks with a house-elf. Zane flapped his hand...

### The conversion of a varchar data type to a datetime data type resulted in an out-of-range value in asp.net

moe yesterday at 16:06. 1 answers, 0 views c# asp.net datetime
I have a column of data type datetime in my table and I would like to insert a date value from a text box into the table but I am getting this error: The conversion of a varchar data type...

### 1 Datalog - Single Step Operator

Codey yesterday at 15:37. 1 answers, 0 views logic sets
I am currently taking a class called Logic for Computer Scientist. During the first four weeks or so now we have been studying a concept Datalog with subsections Syntax and Formal Semantics and Fixed-Point Semantics. In these weeks we have...

### 12 Distance between two stations

Buddha yesterday at 15:31. 6 answers, 456 views algebra-precalculus contest-math
A railway line is divided into $10$ sections by the stations $A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J$ and $K$. The distance between $A$ and $K$ is $56$ km. A trip along two successive sections never exceeds...

### 4 Does two weapon fighting's qualifying “attack” have to be part of the “Attack” action?

Kamil Drakari yesterday at 15:29. 2 answers, 360 views dnd-5e rules-as-written actions attack two-weapon-fighting
The rules for two-weapon fighting state: When you take the Attack action and attack with a light melee weapon that you're holding in one hand, you can use a bonus action to attack with a different light melee weapon that...

### 5 Change table spacing

Camilla Aarup Kristensen yesterday at 15:25. 3 answers, 60 views tables spacing
I would like to create a table that looks like the one from Excel (First picture). But the top row is creating weird spacing in LaTeX (Second picture.) \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[top=3cm, bottom=3cm, inner=3cm, outer=2cm, footskip = 1.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{pdfpages} \begin{document} \begin{table}[h]...

### 6 Does EU freedom of speech allow a license plate that taunts a political party?

Alexei yesterday at 15:20. 2 answers, 976 views european-union freedom-of-speech romania transportation
A few weeks ago a Romanian bought a personalized number plate from Sweden that seemed perfectly fine for Swedish Transport Agency is usually very vigilant when approving such plates. However, this plate included a word that it is usually considered...

### 1 Calling a RESTful service on an external domain via JQuery

Alessandro yesterday at 15:07. 1 answers, 0 views java jquery json ajax rest
I'm trying to calling a Java RESTful service by an html page, but I always get errors like the below: No 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin' header is present on the requested resource", 405 (Method Not Allowed) My simplest Java code is: @SuppressWarnings({ "unchecked",...

### 6 Search for special characters using grep

user9371654 yesterday at 14:53. 3 answers, 212 views grep string search file-search

### 5 Unable to charge HP NoteBook 840 G4 laptop while being overseas

TiredOfProgramming yesterday at 12:23. 2 answers, 902 views electronic-items power
I work for one of the software company in the US. Decided to take some vacation time and fly back home (to one of the former Soviet country). Manager asked to grab a work laptop with me to perform some...

### 1 I am what you might find in a ghost town

casey yesterday at 12:21. 1 answers, 30 views riddle rhyme
My prefix will shut you down, my suffix a common noun. My infix desirable to fit in a gown, I am what you might find in a ghost town. What am I?

### 3 Does this mathematical technique have a formal name? And why does it work?

ng.newbie yesterday at 12:15. 5 answers, 1.816 views sequences-and-series power-series problem-solving
When I split a number in the powers of 2. I am able to make any combination of any number that is less than it by taking each number of the series only once. For example: $7=1+2+4$ I can construct...

### 16 \text vs \scalebox

daleif yesterday at 11:56. 2 answers, 171 views graphics amsmath
The author of a manuscript I'm editing is using the \medcup macro in the MWE below. We've noticed the scaling it totally off if used inside the \text command. Can anyone explain why? \documentclass[a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{amsmath}%,scalerel} \usepackage{graphicx} \def\medcup{% \operatornamewithlimits{% \mathchoice{\vcenter{\hbox{\scalebox{1.2}{$\bigcup$}}}} {\vcenter{\hbox{$\bigcup$}}}%...

### 3 How can I adjust playing two keys an octave apart to something that I can reach with a spread of 8 keys?

Belle-Sophie yesterday at 11:46. 1 answers, 543 views piano
I'm learning to play the piano and I'm loving it. I've just started learning to play some pieces with two hands, but I am unfortunately running into an issue with my left hand: I cannot spread my fingers a full...

### 2 g++ 8.1 template deduction abmiguity with std flag equal to c++17 part 2

Yuri Dolotkazin yesterday at 11:44. 1 answers, 28 views c++ templates g++ c++17
I asked this question and got a good answer but there is a one more not clear point about template parameter deduction in g++ with c++17 flag. If we will take this code: #include <iostream> #include <vector> template<class T, class...

### 7 Dyck paths behaving as nodes

Stiven G yesterday at 11:36. 3 answers, 124 views tikz-pgf diagrams nodes tikz-trees tikz-node
I am sort of having two main issues with Dyck paths. I'm trying to get to the image on the left (which I edited it with Paint), and what I currently have is the image on the right. I believe...