This sunny sunday morning, I’ve spent my time writing my first plugin for the Totem Player. It’s a simple plugin that adds a status icon to Totem, which you can use to hide/unhide Totem’s window, toggle play/pause, go to the next or previous item in the playlist, or go to fullscreen mode. Some people will [...]
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After I read this bug report, I updated my Rhythmbox Open Folder plugin with a patch provided by Steven Brown, which basically add supports for the plugin on podcasts list, playlists and the queue list. And also, in future versions, make the plugin appears above the “Properties” menu option, instead of below (see screenshot below). [...]
Well, I’ve forgot to post that I’ve published two little DokuWiki plugins, one for adding a search form to any page, and another to add little 16px icons, like folder, image, sound…. You can grab them (and show some examples) here. And of course, you can watch them in action in the wiki.
In this article I will explain how to boot into different environments with the same operative system (Ubuntu in this case) from the grub bootloader. I wanted this setup to have an option in the boot menu to load a light and powersaving environment in my laptop, so I can use it on trains or [...]
Well, after a few days of coding, I’ve finally released the 0.6.0 version of (your favourite mass renaming application) pyRenamer. It comes with the most requested features from users, as well as lots of bugfixes. I hope everyone like this new version! Also, pyRenamer’s website has been modified, with new screenshots, information on how to [...]
I’ve just released a little bugfix version of pyRenamer, with just one new remarkably feature, the posibility to load the filenames from a text file. Changelog: * Added option to read new file names from a text file * Smaller progress bar and new stop icon * Added option to replace spaces to dashes and [...]
Thanks to Guillermo Latorre, you can watch a new video manual for pyRenamer, with spanish audio.
I’ve been using Rhythmbox as my main music player for years, and I’ve always missed an option to open the folder that contains one chosen song. So yesterday, I wrote my first plugin for RB, that fix this. Now you right-click a song, and select “Open containing folder” to get its folder opened. Easy and [...]
Just for the record (and for Pichal), pyRenamer 0.4.1 was released a few weeks ago… Source code Debian/Ubuntu package You can also install it from official repositories on Debian Unstable, Debian Testing, Ubuntu Gutsy, FreeBSD ports…
I’ve released a quick new release for pyRenamer, with bugfixes and other stuff: * Added internationalization support (english and spanish by now) * Better handling of file selection filter * Better manual renaming (you can use page_up and page_down to select next/prev file) * Set good default values for window pos/size (bugfix) * Bugfixes Download: [...]