Archive > April 2010

Ubuntu 10.4: How to place the window close button on the right again

Ubuntu 10.4 is live. I’ve been using Ubuntu for around 4 to 5 years, and I am a pretty happy user. From my point of view, the big problem I found on this release (which I just installed 5 minutes ago) is that they changed the window buttons from the right to the left side […]

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http_build_query implemented in Python

I implemented a function in Python that mimics http_build_query function. ## # Mimics the behaviour of http_build_query PHP function # This method can be useful for sending data to flash applications ################################################## def http_build_query(params, topkey = ”): from urllib import quote   if len(params) == 0: return ""   result = ""   # is […]

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Manso Trick: Detect the Operating System in PHP

There could be a lot of reasons to detect the OS in PHP, and I’m pretty aware that these reasons could open a discussion by themselves. Anyway, it could be useful to do some tweaks or optimizations, to run one commands or anothers, or simply  it can be useful as additional information for webmasters, developers […]

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