learned a wonderful acronym in this meeting

MFN

magic fucking number

when you just put a value in a program with no real reason but it works

love it

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@skelly you probably already know about this but the quake 3 fast inverse sqrt is my all time mfn champ en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fast_i

@prehensile @skelly "evil floating point bit level hacking, what the fuck?" is a whole god damn mood

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