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excellent! i remember you (or someone else) from this community speaking highly of this book, but i could never find it. will check it out.
woot! would be interesting to take a look at this... he was trying out ideas for the book on us during our programming class with him at SARC...
didn't realise the book was purely going to be about writing externals though