Creating an OpenGL development environment in Ubuntu Linux

Introduction OpenGL is an independent graphics API, and freeglut is the successor of  OpenGL Utility Toolkit (GLUT) which offers a plain procedure for creating and handling windows and also other functions in various other platforms. This post describes how these packages could be installed in Ubuntu, and utilized in an easy C++ program to test… Read More Creating an OpenGL development environment in Ubuntu Linux

installing eclipse IDE and integrating MATSim project

Eclipse 4.2 release is a platform for building rich client applications and provides world-class Lua development tools for M2M application development. Multi-Agent transport Simulation (MATSim) MATsim is a free science and engineering toolkit developed my matsimorg to implement large scale transport simulations. It provides two types of models that can possibly be operationalized; the activity… Read More installing eclipse IDE and integrating MATSim project

Simplified reverse proxying for web utilization nginx +zlib+pcre+ssl

Nginx or Engine X as pronounced is one of the popular webservers currently implemented powering at least 6% of web-servers around the globe. Features, like SNI server naming indication (SNI), allows users to host multiple SSL websites using a single IP. Costs of  hosting is minimized and also the cost of utilizing extra network cards… Read More Simplified reverse proxying for web utilization nginx +zlib+pcre+ssl

Fixing python –version errors

finding the python path is quite easy..most links reside in the /usr/bin $ ls -l /usr/bin/python*\ lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root      18 2012-12-11 10:08 /usr/bin/python -> /usr/bin/python2.5 -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 2739512 2012-07-21 01:54 /usr/bin/python2.7 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root       9 2011-10-05 23:53 /usr/bin/python3 -> python3.2 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root      11 2012-10-20 06:15 /usr/bin/python3.2 -> python3.2mu remove… Read More Fixing python –version errors

Getting a Flask website up and running in Ubuntu

In the dynamic digtal space, there exists more than one procedure to setup a domain infrastructure. This article will highlight the steps to get a simple website running on a flask environment. The important  tools that we need to ensure are installed before setting up the flask environment are: python –  a standard installation of… Read More Getting a Flask website up and running in Ubuntu