Even though the guys behind Kivy provide several guides for a lot of Linux distros, getting it running on Manjaro with Python 3.4 wasn’t as easy at first. I tried quite a bit but the following worked best for me in the end:   Download the archive from the Arch User...

While looking into the upcoming superstar among Arch Linux derivatives called Manjaro Linux, I stumbled upon a lot of discussions about the pros and cons of the Gnome-Shell. Driven by curiosity I am now running Gnome 3.10.2 on my x64 Manjaro Linux workstation and I’m quite...

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The following snippet creates a layer for each material which is assigned to a geometry object in the scene. The objects are added to the layers respectively. If the object doesn’t have a material it remains untouched. layerByMaterial fn layerByMaterial...

So I am a proud owner of a matcha set since Christmas and took some pictures of my first try ever to do my own tea – the light version called usucha.     It will definitely take some time to work my way up from matcha padawan to master! ...

I stumbled upon a very neat library created by Vladimir Keleshev (https://github.com/halst) called docopt which really comes in handy if you are working on command-line tools. You should definitely check out the projects website at http://docopt.org/ and the video posted by Vladimir right...

These two images were part of my application to “University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern” of 2009. Still love ’em.   ...

As I want to post some useful snippets more frequently, I wrote a tiny piece of code in MaxScript today. It will help you to enable/disable the displacement map of your desired scenematerials. setDisplacement desiredVal = on --Adjust this value to your...

I am very excited to start my blog about all the stuff I love! ...