System 76 Oryx Pro Host Virtualization

Preview of OS X and Windows 10 virtualized on a June 2018 Oryx Pro laptop in VMWare Player. Your browser does not support the video tag. 1920×1080 MP4


Brightness fix on System 76 Oryx Pro

Backlight Fix System 76 Oynx Pro (2018) GTX1060 update 10/27/2019 Installed Pop OS 19.10 and all is working as expected. This is a solid release! Backlight Fix System 76 Oynx Pro (2018) GTX1060 update 1/16/2019 Intel never had any problems after the BIOs update so this is focused on Nvidia. I have a GTX1060 but […]

Apple is a shit hole company

I went to upgrade to El Capitan on my MacBook Pro (17-inch, Mid 2009). I added max ram and a solid state drive. I have no problems virtualizing Windows and Linux on this fucker, but Apple decided my 17″ MBP is no longer viable and will not let me upgrade. Yes, I know I can […]

Krita and the accidental painting.

It has been a long time since I checked out Krita. I Painted this in Krita 3.1.1 on Mac Yosemite, versions for Windows as well and of course Linux; all are free. The bird took about six hours, give or take, and the program was not shut down for two days. I had one lock […]

Linux like Package Management for Windows and Mac

Package managers for installing open software. These gives you Linux like package management similar to Linux apt, zypper, yum, etc… Windows: Mac: Brew GUI

Gambas 3 TreeView and TabStrip Example Code

I sometimes play around with Xojo and PureBasic for quick and simple GUI apps since the interface designers are convenient and the language makes for easy coding. I was checking out Gambas 3 and found it to be fairly good but lacking in a lot of examples. I was messing around with TreeView and TabStrip […]

Install Virtuoso 6.1.6 for use with Python 3 on LinuxMint 18

Install the following from the Software Manager (use apt if you prefer): Virtuoso-opensource Virtuoso-server Virtuoso-vad-conductor Virtuoso-vad-isparql Virtuoso-vsp-startpage Virtuoso-opensource-6.1 Virtuoso-opensource-6.1-bin Virtuoso-opensource-61-common Unixodbc Libvirtodbc0 Download zip and Install PyODBC from Unzip, cd into the expended folder, then type: $ sudo python build install Add the following in the odbc.ini: $ sudo nano /etc/odbc.ini Add the […]

Windows Authentication from CherryPy served from Apache 2.4/WSGI using Python 3.4 64bit.

Here’s an example with working code and all the modules to get CherryPy running in Apache via WSGI with Windows authentication. Just download and copy Apache24 and coolwhip to the C: drive, add your IP\domain to httpd.conf, and fire up the server. See the read me for more details, installing Apache yourself, and Python libraries […]