Clean Up Your HDD (source)

22.12.2006 by kerim in hddcleaner | python

I had the time do rework my hddcleaner a bit.
It's now ready to be shown.

Performance has increased dramatically.
Scanning my c and d drives and displaying the results on windows xp using python 2.5 takes now only around 31 seconds.
Memory usage for t

Moviegrabbing with PPython: How Did You Do that ?

20.12.2006 by kerim in python

Now for those that are interested in HOW I did it. It's actually pretty simple.

First of all pick a site that you want to download content from. I look around but since as said earlier i didnt find many "normal" ones i have choosen
Two rea

Matrix - Fullscreen Editor for purists UPDATED

17.12.2006 by kerim in matrix | python

I updated my editor to version 0.2

The textarea is now in between two panels. (size is fixed at 800 pixels for now)
The font has a default of 12 points, the color is greenish.
I use a configuration file now instead of hardcoded sizes and colors.


Feeds, python and the creation of tool continued - Release 0.2

17.12.2006 by azarai in python | spreadshirt

Last update: 16.04.2009 removed link to online version and fixed other links

As promised earlier, here is a new version of the tool. I updated the online version (offline) and as download from old download site.

What changed?
i cleaned up the templates

Matrix - Fullscreen Editor for purists

14.12.2006 by kerim in matrix | python

Matrix has its own page now ! Please use this page here for comments. Otherwise you might directly go here.
The text in this entry is outdated !

Current Version (january 30th 2007): 0.4

(original size 1400x1050 (just right click and select "sho

Clean Up Your HDD (Java version)

14.12.2006 by kerim in hddcleaner | java

A collegue of mine - Axel Sammet - took the time to implement my small clean up tool in Java. Performance is faster, i like his GUI (using a table) a bit better. If you have a problem running it try -Xmx128M for increaed heap size. Here however

Feeds, python and the creation of tool II - Release 0.1

12.12.2006 by azarai in python | spreadshirt

As announced earlier i am releasing the source code of the SpreadProductXHMTLProducer tool. You can download it here

I like nice landscape postcards, so i release it under the following licence:
Send me a postcard to the address in the imprint, then you

Feeds, python and the creation of tool II - The code

09.12.2006 by azarai in python | spreadshirt

As stated in part one i'll provide and explain some of the code. I'll deploy the whole source code some time later. Until that you can use the online version (which will stay online).

Used modules:
As in the earlier feed examples, i used the universal f

Clean Up your HDD (GUI)

09.12.2006 by kerim in gui | hddcleaner | python

I finished a small prototype with an "acceptable" GUI.
The functionality for going through the disk(s) and sorting all files according to size was already nearly finished last time.

So i more or less only had to add a way to represent the results in a G

Feeds, python and the creation of tool

07.12.2006 by azarai in python | spreadshirt

Last time we saw how easy it is to aggregate some feeds and present them on a web page. This time i am gonna create a tool using python and feed parsing. Nope its not another aggreagtor, i had a different need.

The Problem:
My girlfriend ist running a