Yesterday, I succeeded in moving a GTK2 project* with a custom Cairo widget to GTK3. It's about 750 lines of Python and took ~5 hours to migrate, mainly because my method was about googling and solving all Exceptions one by one. That's not very advisable.
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If you've ventured just a little bit into GTK and threading, you have probably noticed how things can explode if you manipulate GTK objects directly from a thread. GTK is not threadsafe.
However, this tip might help you get stuff done properly:
1) Do your actual work ...Read the rest of this entry »
Sometimes it's an improvement and sometimes it's an over-commercialized pile of crap. Whatever it is, it's usually a reinvention.
Blogging + Technocrati + A feed reader = Usenet
OSX - A proper app. security layer = Vista
iGoogle = Windows Live + Interesting Feeds - Commercial Feeds
Ubuntu - An evil Wallpapers + Daily Bible verses = Christian ...Read the rest of this entry »
...yep, I flopped Quads on a very loosely called all-in.Read the rest of this entry »
I would like to have a better understanding of what just happened tonight. I hit 2 straight flushes in less than 2 hours. In that period I definitely saw less than 500 hands. Now, the odds of that happening are EXTREMELY low:
1 in 72,195 * 1 in 72,195 ...Read the rest of this entry »
Never call all-ins by players who have about as many or more chips than yourself in the beginning of the tournament. Even AA loses. Call all-ins by inferior players when you have AA, KK, QQ, JJ and AKs.
Never bet on a fire flush; Only call smaller bets and inferior ...Read the rest of this entry »