Monthly Archives: April 2011

What is meatrix ?

Tweet Learning about sustainable food and the problems with factory farming : visit meatrix.

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Latex: force limits to appear above and below the sum sign (inline equation)

Tweet In LaTeX equations, when using the sum sign in an inline equation, the limits do not appear above and below the sign but on its right side. If you want the limits above and below, place the \limits command … Continue reading

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VIM: pasting text from GUI

Tweet In VIM, when you copy and paste text from a GUI application (e.g., firefox), VIM may insert a lot of extra white spaces by indenting the code automatically. The rendering is sometimes completely wrong, or you just do not … Continue reading

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Python notes: generators

Tweet A new Python notes about Generators.

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Python notes: exceptions

Tweet Here is the first article in my Python notes about Exceptions.

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Python notes

Tweet I’ve started to gather Python notes that I took little by little during my different experiments with the language. Here is the main page Python notes. There is also a tinyurl for the Python tutorial link: http://tinyurl.com/d2k7bqe

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Sphinx themes and configuration file

Tweet In this post, I describe the procedure to create a new CSS theme in Sphinx, which is a tool dedicated to software documentation (and documentation in general). For an example of HTML pages generated automatically with Sphinx, you can … Continue reading

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VirtualBox: how to share a folder between Linux and a Windows virtual disk

Tweet Let us suppose you have a Linux platform and that you have created a Windows virtual box (let us call it Windows). Now, what you would like is to be able to access to a Linux folder from your … Continue reading

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