Category: Programming

Building A Model for a QTreeView

On my little PyQt email program I wanted to be able to generate a list of who would get the emails. I wanted to see this before I actually sent them. I wanted a name and an email to go

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Netbeans Python Templates

Ran into Netbeans bug 163029 today. Wish I hadn’t spent a couple hours trying to figure out why it wouldn’t work.Netbeans has a nifty template system and I decided that I would take advantage of it. I found a handy

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Interesting Text Editors

There is an editor called Ommwriter that looks very interesting. I’d try it out, but at the moment it is only available for Macs. But there is a project Marave that is essentially working to build a similar editor using

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MonoDevelop, F# and References

I’ve been messing about a bit with F# on my Linux machine. I started by downloading and installing F# which wasn’t too difficult. I already had Mono installed, so it was just a matter of following the directions. I played

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Android 2.0 is out

Android 2.0 is now available from Google. This puts to bed concerns about Google not releasing the sdk or perhaps being in some kind of exclusivity deal with Verizon around 2.0. The release notes give a nice overview of what

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Scripting On Android

Google has announced availability of the Android Scripting Environment(ASE). The ASE brings scripting languages to Android by allowing you to edit and execute scripts and interactive interpreters directly on the Android device. Scripts can be run interactively in a terminal,

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Python Editor

I’ve been doing some work with Python. I am not a ‘write your code in vi’ type guy. I’ll take any help I can get. So I try out a lot of different editors and IDEs all the time. When

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