Category Archives: General

Controle de ponto usando dbus-monitor

Aqui no trabalho, a folha de ponto é registrada manualmente, usando uma planilha do Excel onde precisamos registrar as horas de entrada/saída. É arcaico, mas tem sido menos problemático do que o ponto eletrônico, que às vezes dava pane, engatava … Continue reading

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My blog in 2010

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by … Continue reading

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Running PySide applications on Qt Simulator

Some may have noticed that the Nokia Qt SDK contains a simulator for Qt applications on Nokia devices. It consists of the simulator application, plus Qt libraries built for its platform (Q_WS_SIMULATOR), which basically “wraps” the target application on the … Continue reading

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Python bindings for Qt Mobility APIs now available

Are you a Python developer, feeling envious of your C++-coding buddies cranking out N900 Qt applications with all those nice Qt Mobility APIs? No reason for envy any longer: The PyMaemo/PySide team is proud to present PySide Mobility: Python bindings … Continue reading

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PySide for Maemo 5 rebuilt for Qt 4.6.2 final release

Qt 4.6.2 for Maemo 5 was released this week. Due to some changes prior to the final Qt release, PySide users might have seen this error when trying to use QtQui: Traceback (most recent call last): File “<string>”, line 1, … Continue reading

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Python tutorial: Accessing APIs without Python bindings

The PyMaemo team has prepared a short tutorial with an actual example on how to access APIs for which there are no Python bindings yet. libosso-abook was used as an example, but in practice, you can access any C libraries … Continue reading

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Installing Qt for Symbian on Linux

*** These instructions have been superseded by the GnuPoc and Qt for Symbian unofficial installers, described in this post***   Update (2009-09-24): Add workaround for GCCE issue. Update (2009-10-05): Update gnupoc patch to apply against 20091005 snapshot. Remove workarounds from … Continue reading

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