Sridhar Ratnakumar

Welcome to the personal home page of Sridhar Ratnakumar, a passionate Haskeller (Haskell) and actualist (Actualism Method).

My current projects are Neuron and Cerveau. I’m also available for part-time consulting services related to Haskell, Nix and Reflex FRP (contact details in my résumé).

Start from either Life or Software … or peruse the hand-picked timeline of notes below.


For a complete timeline, see Recently created zettels.

I have always searched for freedom in my life. Whenever I have felt stranded or trapped I eventually moved in the direction that appeared to offer greater freedom.Vineeto

Being a hacker is lots of fun, but it’s a kind of fun that takes lots of effort. The effort takes motivation. […] to be a hacker you have to get a basic thrill from solving problems, sharpening your skills, and exercising your intelligence. If you aren’t the kind of person that feels this way naturally, you’ll need to become one in order to make it as a hacker. Otherwise you’ll find your hacking energy is sapped by distractions like sex, money, and social approval.esr, How To Become A Hacker