There are very few things like stumbling through getting some stranger's C++ hobby project to compile after both they and I have neglected it for 3 years

For additional challenge, I barely know what I'm doing in C++ and just kind of flail at it until the errors go away.

But then, that's my secret: I'm always flailing at everything until the errors go away.

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@lmorchard I mean, I feel like I'm pretty comfortable with C++, and that is also the strategy I use when I am in this situation. So, yeah.

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