Solution for international free sms — www.SMSnetwork.org

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I have been a dire need to send international sms’s from India wich irrespective of operators generally cost you Rs.5 for each sms, and that’s a burns a bit of a hole in… Continue reading

Python code that performs DFS search on your Linux/unix directory tree

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The program implements an alternative to find comand available in Linux
usage:
./search.py -n “filename string” -s “start location of search in dir tree”
./search -h (will give a exhaustive help)

Authors:
Bipul Islam (cs1115)
Ritankar Mandal (cs1119)

NOTES:The program was written in Ubuntu 10.10 compiled on python 2.6.6 [GCC 4.4.5], modules used:argparse, string, commands
ISSUES:Due to some glitch in some version(s) of pythons,The statement: sh: Syntax error:”(” unexpected (expecting “}”) maybe outputted 4 to 5 times interleaved with actual Output

Being an engineer

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Sitting in a cubicle of a open-ended research based organization I am getting the feel of how very important Undergraduate level  mathematics is, rather for that matter mathematics is. Things that are going… Continue reading

Being an intern @Strand Life Sciences

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The M.Tech(CS) course requirements requires an ISI student to have an intern-ship experience at an academic or industrial establishment. So this semester break is to be fuelled in this regard in other words,… Continue reading

Proposing to someone is err…Recursively Enumerable

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Nota Bene : This post is NOT dedicated to people who are Happily in love. But ONLY who feel they are in love & will propose soon with the question whether their en-devour will be reciprocated or… Continue reading

Schrödinger’s cats of Indian Statistical Institute

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All hail Herr Erwin Schrödinger ! “Ye mighty Schrodinger, mighty are thy sick-er thoughts!” Where are the Peta people gone? There’s a bloody crime being celebrated world wide, because of an arbitrary curiosity that killed… Continue reading

About to complete a year @Indian Statistical Institue (Kolkata)

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Now it’s about 9 months or an Year, that I am in ISI kolkata, and experience has been like never before. Earlier I’d get away with all my crimes & wasteful indulgences apart… Continue reading

Being earnest

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‘Hmmm’, that’s a very unlikely choice for a  word to begin a piece whose title runs ‘Being earnest’. Why? This is one most used shield of a word that can cut you short at any… Continue reading

Analysis of a Caterpillar

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I was wondering what kind of animal is a Caterpillar. Caterpillar is to butterflies what monkeys are to humans. Hmmm. Logical question how long did monkeys spend in the monkey cocoon? is there… Continue reading

A semester at ISI (Kolkata) & a raindrop in my life

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Finally yesterday, the much dreaded yet awaited first semester ended. Being an M.Tech student was assumed to be a cake-walk back in the fun filled B.Tech days. Well lot of definitions changed right… Continue reading