As an exercise, I wrote a small script to read the Atom feeds for some favourite youtube channels. Of course I could have installed a “real” feed-reader, but that would be overkill and not half as much fun. :-)
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The question now is if we can reduce that? For that we’re going to use mmap to look at the mailbox, and call sysctlbyname(3) using ctypes to get the remaining system information. Note that sysctl et al and the names used are specific to FreeBSD.
This is a python implementation of the SHA256 command-line program, for operating systems that lack it.
This script “image for LaTeX” is meant for generating LaTeX figure environments of pictures.
The deploy script is a program for managing configuration files. This script grew out of my need for a multi-functional installer for configuration files. I tend to keep those files in a separate git repository rather than changing my $HOME into a git repository.
This Python script is a small helper to open files from the command line. It was inspired by a OS X utility of the same name.
As an engineer, I often do diverse calculations that I want to save in my logbooks which I write in LaTeX. Up to now I’ve either formatted those by hand or used the listings package to include calculations made in IPython.
From the release of version 3.2, the py-stl software has been renamed to stltools. The reason I made this …
One way of making hard to guess passwords is to take random data and encode it with base64 to make …