Rantings from an impatient software developer
Nothing to see here... I finally got fed up with blogspot being generally crappy, so I've moved to a new location. Join me there !
Visualising the Ubuntu Package Repository
Like most geeks, I like data. I also like making pretty pictures. This weekend, I found a way to make pretty pictures from some data I had l...
Writing UI Tests with Autopilot
At the UDS-r sprint in Copenhagen, I'll be running a session for anyone interested in Autopilot . There will be a demo, and Autopilot &...
So you missed PyCon US...
If you're anything like me you've watched another PyCon US come and go. Living in New Zealand makes attending overseas conferences a...
Experimenting with C++ std::make_shared
C++11 is upon us, and one of the more utilitarian changes in the new standard is the inclusion of the new smart pointer types: unique_ptr , ...
Kiwi PyCon Sponsorship Drive
Kiwi PyCon is approaching! You probably think that's a good thing, but if you're one of the poor volunteer organisers, that'...
Python GObject Introspection oddness
I recently ported indicator-jenkins to Gtk3 using the python GObject Introspection Repository (gir) bindings. Ted Gould did most of the wor...
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