Alice – 3D educational programming environment – installation .

What is Alice? The www.alice.org – official website provides a quick introduction. Using an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create animations or games, the Alice Project seeks to provide tools and materials for a conceptual core of computational thinking, problem-solving, and computer programming. The Alice Suite of educational tools is designed… Read More »

Create first android project using adt-bundle-linux-x86

If you make android applications then in this tutorial you’ll learn how to create an Android project. The easy way is to use adt bundle linux. To use the ADT bundle Linux you need to install JRE and JDK.

You can get from oracle website. The ADT Bundle includes everything you need to… Read More »

Simple way to create png image with an input text.

First, you need to have the PIL python module and import this.

Next will be this function. Basically will make and return one RGBA image data type.

The next step is to set the text, font, and the new image. I use Arggotsc.ttf. You can use any TrueType font.

Now we can… Read More »

Using pip for installing and managing Python packages.

An easy_install replacement is pip. The pip installs packages and managing Python packages. Let’s try to install packages.

Install the pip package. The recommended way to use the pip tool is within virtualenv since every virtualenv has pip installed in it automatically.

Let’s try again with PyOpenGL and PyOpenGL_accelerate packages.

Now we… Read More »

Embedding python in C under Fedora 16.

About the source code. I will try to embed python in C application. I will use a simple python script. This is a simple example using pygame python module.

Make a new folder and named Python_C using these commands in the shell:

Let’s see the C source code.

You can read… Read More »

How to use 7z files on Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora

Install p7zip on Fedora:

Install p7zip on Debian and Ubuntu:

Uncompressing an example.7z 7zip file in Linux.

Creating a 7zip compression file in Linux.

error: You need to set both JAVA_HOME and PLUGIN_HOME

The error is like:

Both JAVA_HOME and PLUGIN_HOME are environment variables. Use the next command: