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The text in this entry is outdated !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


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


Clean Up Your HDD (Start)

05.12.2006 by kerim in hddcleaner | python

As mentioned here i will implement a small program sorting the files of any given list of directories according to size, present that visually and offer you a button to delete selected files.

Why ?

Because I need it myself anyway and because it's a ni


Drives and python

04.12.2006 by kerim in python

How would you scan all drives for files ? Any unix system has an advantage here .... it starts with "\". We simply don't care for drives there. But what do you do if you have windows ?

#!/usr/bin/env python  
# -*- coding: latin-1 -*-  
import sys, os  

Feeds and python II

28.11.2006 by azarai in python | snipplet

i've got some time to continue my python and feed example

MyFeedsConfig.feeds contains a list of feed urls and we just try to receive, aggreate and sort them. pretty self explaining. The article class is also one of ours and does only contain some attri


Script Jamendo Torrent to my Music collection structure

24.11.2006 by azarai in python

The python script i posted at the Jamendo forum can be found here : copyJT2ms.zip

By the way a great music site :-)

Summary of what the script does:

I have a different filestructure of my music collection then the jamendo torrent download, so i wro


Feeds and tools to read them

16.11.2006 by azarai in python

my contribution at http://mansourk.blogspot.com/ now here:

I guess everyone knows these wonderful feeds and the most used standards atom and rss. Reading them is nowadays really simple, cuz we don't need to concentrate on parsing. There are a lot of lib