Monthly Archives: May 2012

Going to GUADEC

In short, I am going to GUADEC. The badge roughly represents my feelings about this: I will take my three GNOME hats: GSoC student — to meet all those involved in making the lockdown editor; translator from the Latvian team … Continue reading

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Progress on GNOME lockdown #2 — mockups

My first mockup of  the next incarnation of Pessulus: As you can see, it is very closely modelled on the old user interface. The basic idea is that the administrator selects a lockdown profile on the left pane and reviews … Continue reading

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Progress on gnome lockdown #1 — feature list

My first task was to identify, how would a locked down computer be used and by whom. The list so far: single purpose kiosk — users can see only pages of a particular site; Internet access point — users can … Continue reading

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Being accepted in GSoC and revamp of pessulus

Recently I was accepted in Google Summer of Code program and my task is to revamp pessulus lockdown editor, to bring it up to date (dconf, GTK+3, etc.). In short, the plan is to make an lockdown editor, that is … Continue reading

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Translating documentation in Google Code In program

Half a year ago the annual Google Code In contest was held. And, thanks to Andre Klapper’s enthusiasm, the GNOME Latvian localization team chose to participate and provide 20 translation tasks for secondary school students. Although the contest itself ended … Continue reading

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A quick tutorial for post-processing in GIMP

Finally, after waiting almost half a year, Pentax forums published my tutorial of vacation picture post processing.

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