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    script to generate BASH scripts

    I create scripts on a day to day basis, and I eventually got bored of manually creating scripts from initial phase everytime, hence this master of scripts. [sourcecode language="bash" wraplines="false" collapse="false"] #!/bin/bash # BASH script to generate BASH scripts # Created by Mpho Mphego echo "What do you want to... [Read More]
    Tags: pygame python

    1972 Pong "python"

    That feeling when, your program compiles and runs like it should... So last week, was a pong game challenge, need I say more. Here goes nothing. [sourcecode language="python" wraplines="false" collapse="false"] #http://www.codeskulptor.org/#user38_5WtyGnsPgb_0.py # Implementation of classic arcade game Pong try: import simplegui except: import SimpleGUICS2Pygame.simpleguics2pygame as simplegui # To run simplegui... [Read More]
    Tags: python

    Stopwatch "python"

    Well as for this week, we were to create some sort of stopwatch game. Player gets a point when, they hit "stop" button if it stops on seconds. A bit even more trickier, but challenge was accepted and completed...Hell Yeah. [sourcecode language="python" wraplines="false" collapse="false"] #http://www.codeskulptor.org/#user38_TSo5mURks3_2.py #http://www.codeskulptor.org/#user38_TSo5mURks3_3.py #or http://www.codeskulptor.org/#user38_nJvMd8w50P_0.py # Mini-project... [Read More]
    Tags: python

    Guess the number [python]

    The following weeks mini-project was starting to get a bit trickier. A simple game called, "Guess the number" [sourcecode language="python" wraplines="false" collapse="false"] # http://www.codeskulptor.org/#user38_p561LbO9KO_0.py # http://www.codeskulptor.org/#user38_SeTv0Tz7E7nAlil_11.py # Mini-project #2 - "Guess the number game" # Created by Mpho "!nerd" Mphego - Marion Island SANSA Engineer 2014-2015 # # 'Introduction to... [Read More]
    Tags: python

    setting up python-simplegui library

    CodeSkulptor is a web-based python compiler/interpreter, That I have been using for the Interactive Python course offered on Coursera . And being were I am now, which is in Marion Island - our internet can be so slow at times so I resulted on running my python codes on my... [Read More]
    Tags: linux python

    Rock-paper-scissors-lizard-Spock in Python

    So I recently enrolled for a course from Coursera.org on Introduction to Interactive Python, After I received a certificate on Introduction to Python programming instructed by Prof. Charles Severance. https://www.coursera.org/course/pythonlearn My first mini-project is a simple Rock-paper-scissors-lizard-Spock game. [sourcecode language="python" wraplines="false" collapse="false"] # Mini-project #1 - "Rock-paper-scissors-lizard-Spock game" # Created... [Read More]
    Tags: python

    How to install Gummi(LaTex) on ubuntu

    How to install Gummi on ubuntu This post is trivial since Gummi has recently released an PPA (Personal Package Archive) for Ubuntu. btw, there are only 3 commands needed to get Gummi up and running: 1- First, add the PPA to your repository: $sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gummi/gummi 2- Then, update your... [Read More]

    Installing Latex on Ubuntu

    Latex is a document markup language for the Tex typesetting program. Due to its high quality typesetting capability, {\LaTeX}/TeX system is popularly used in academia and research communities to prepare professional looking documentations and research papers. To install/upgrade to TeX Live 2014: Open a terminal with Ctrl+Alt+T Add the texlive-backports... [Read More]