Crunner QT v2. (C++)

Here is, yet another, launcher for programs. This is the launcher that will be default on PostX Gnu/Linux 0.5.

CRunner-QT v.2 comes with a refined outlook and fixed error handling. The program is also faster than before.

See this post If you need instructions for building this project.

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QCalculator is released (updated 26th of May 2018)

Here is a calculator done with Python and QT5. This calculator will become PostX Gnu/Linux default and replace the current Java based one.

#QCalculator Copyright (c) 2018 JJ Posti <techtimejourney.net>
#QCalculator comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY;
#for details see: http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html.
#This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under
#GPL Version 2, June 1991

Dependencies: python-pyqt5

Here is a screenshot + Download

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QCalculator is lightweight but stylish calculator for basic needs. There is also a built-in error handling, which should remedy common issue situations.

v1: Download QCalculator as a zip.

v2: Download QCalculator as a zip.

v2: Centers text and fixes some really minor issues.

RunIT Browser upgrades to version 0.7

RunIT Browser (QT-version) has received an upgrade. The browser now uses QWebEngine in providing the browser experience. 0.7 version adds tabs support for the browser.Since the transition is hardly ever a smooth thing to do, Open in a New Window and Web Inspector are currently dropped as features. In the future, I seek to bring these features back. The overall functionality is improved and the browser is acting a lot more stable than it previously did. Without further ado, here is a screenshot

Dependencies:

Something like below, should be enough.

python-pyqt5.qtwebengine python-pyqt5 ca-certificates

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RunIT browser 0.7 comes with a new refined outlook. Double-click on the empty area to open up a new tab.

Download RunIT Browser 0.7

After downloading remember to make the files executable with chmod +x some_file

Run the browser: python run.py 

RunIT QT on Github.

 

 

Search files with apt-file

Here is a quick tip if you ever need to find out, which Debian package has the file x or y.

To find your files you can use apt-file. First, install it. Then update apt-file caches – so it can go through files and search:

sudo apt-get -y install apt-file

sudo apt-file update

And finally search a file. Let´s say that I want to see, where is the file called something.json.

sudo apt-file search something.json

The above command will take a little while and if all goes well you should have your results when the command is complete.