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Fixed nightly build of KOffice RPMs

26 October, 2008 3 comments

I finally managed to find time to fix the nightly build of OpenSuSE’s RPM for KOffice. Well mostly, taking the spec from official beta package, tweaking it a little bit, and wait one hour between two changes to see the next error… Well anyway, if you have OpenSuSE (with KDE4.1’s package from the build service) and want to test KOffice2, for instance for the bug krushing that is still going on, help yourself: Nightly builds.

Getting something instead of a supernova

16 October, 2008 2 comments

What I love when playing with computer graphics is when you try to achieve some effect, and you get something else entirely different, something that you would never have managed to achieve if you had tried to get it. I was trying to create a SuperNova generator using OpenShiva, and of course I managed to get all sort of ray shooting effects, nothing very surprising, except that I also got this:

I don’t know what it is but I still find it cool. You can get the shiva code Something.shiva.

For the record, I finally managed to get a super nova effect:

You can get the shiva code SuperNova.shiva.