I’ve just published a new github repository that includes a simple library and tool for querying basic information from Minecraft servers. This library will let you determine if a server is online, what the MOTD is, how many players are currently logged in, and what the player limit is.
Home theatre devices do not like to play nice together. They each use separate protocols and methods for command and control, and finding documentation or sample code on how they work is often difficult. I have written two small libraries and put them up on GitHub for devices I have come in contact with: The … [Read more…]
Currently it is quite cold in New England, Google says about 28F in my home town. Our house has a wood burning stove in the basement that we like to keep burning so the room is about 70F. With the help of some python from Mikal Still, and some left over one-wire serial experiments, I … [Read more…]
If you are looking for the excellent Google gflags python module as an Ubuntu package, look no farther. It is available from my PPA: https://launchpad.net/~compbrain/+archive/ppa A quick how-to install is included below. $ sudo apt-key adv –keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com –recv-keys E5C2D9CD $ sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/compbrain/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/compbrainppa.list’ $ sudo apt-get update … [Read more…]