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GTK Resource Compilation Utility

Posted 04-09-2015 at 03:30 PM by rainbowsally
Updated 04-22-2015 at 02:41 PM by rainbowsally (text formatting probs)

GTK Resource Compilation.

There's a utility called 'glib-compile-resources' that takes an xml file that is basically a list of resources such as glade ui files, and it outputs c code to embed the data in the application. It's messy to use, but it works.

There may be another messy gtk/glib utility to create these xml files that 'glib-compile-resources' can use, but if there is here's another one that may or may not be easier to use.

file: src/gtk.mkres.cpp...
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ArchEX dual 64/32 bit with LXDE and kernel 3.19.3-1-ARCH

Posted 04-09-2015 at 03:59 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

WHAT IS ArchEX dual build 150409?
ArchEX 64bit/32bit dual is a new (150409) Linux live DVD based on Arch Linux. Arch motto is KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid). ArchEX uses kernel 3.19.3-1-ARCH (latest stable kernel) and the LXDE Desktop environment.

Among many other programs, Firefox 37.0.1, Gimp 2.8.14, GCC 4.9.2, Wicd and GParted – see this package LIST.

INSTALLATION to hard drive
ArchEX can easily be installed to hard drive of...
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Cat meme IRL?

Posted 04-07-2015 at 06:25 PM by rocket357 (Musings on technology, philosophy, and life in the corporate world)

A few days ago my daughter called me at work. I could hear the panic in her voice as she said "Dad, it's not my fault!".

There are *many* things that run through a parent's mind in this situation. None of them are pleasant.

I tried to hide the panic *I* was feeling. "What happened?" I asked her. She said "Well, it's about Stewie!"

My wife's pure-white cat. Oh God. I'm thinking he got let outside (he's an indoor only...
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Run Android 5.1 Lollipop Exton build on your Raspberry Pi 2

Posted 04-05-2015 at 05:37 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 04-06-2015 at 05:41 PM by exton (Made everything clear)

NEWS 150405
I have compiled an Android 5.1 Lollipop system which can run on Raspberry Pi 2. I call my new system RaspAnd.

What is Raspberry Pi?
The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. It is a capable little device that enables people of all ages to explore computing, and to learn how to program in languages like Scratch and Python. Its capable of doing everything youd expect...
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RaspEX for Raspberry Pi 2 based on Debian “Jessie”, Ubuntu “Vivid Vervet” (15.04) and Linaro :: Free

Posted 04-03-2015 at 07:48 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 150403
RaspEX can now be downloaded for free.

News 150318
I have made a perfect (as I think) Linux ARM system for Raspberry Pi 2. I call it RaspEX. It is based on Debian Jessie (upcoming Debian 8), Ubuntu Vivid Vervet (upcoming Ubuntu 15.04) and Linaro (Open Source software for ARM SoCs).

What is Raspberry Pi?
The Raspberry Pi is a low cost, credit-card sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV, and uses a standard keyboard and...
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