NrvrCommander makes CentOS 6.6 and Ubuntu 14.04 VMs

2014/12/01

This is an announcement of new features of the free and open source NrvrCommander multi-OS virtual machine making scripting and automation software, which is at version 1.7.1.  What is new:

  • Support for making VMs that run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
  • Better support for making VMs that run CentOS 6.6,
    in addition to earlier support of making VMs that run Scientific Linux.
  • Set number of processor cores.
  • Disable USB autoconnect.
  • Optionally install Node.js in VMs.
  • Update several components.

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Adj paragraph alignment in SVG

2014/09/13

The open source Adj framework has a new command paragraph.

Adj 4.0.3 command paragraph breaks SVG text to a given maxWidth and can align left, center, or right, plain and styled, without and with hyperlinks, optionally with first line indent.

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On already or when you push the button?

2015/01/26

If in user interface there is an element with a symbol or a text, which for example says “On“, does that mean the machine currently is in the state indicated, i.e. is it on already, now?

Or will it be in that state only after you operate that element, i.e. will it be on only when you tap that element? Is it off now? Read the rest of this entry »


Printing an adapter

2014/10/11

Were making a box for a timed outlet. Had bought mismatched parts. Designed and printed an adapter.

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Making our own toys

2014/10/04

Designing toys ourselves and making them from renewable plastic.

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Testing SVG DOM APIs

2014/09/12

The freely available Adj test suite, usable online and offline, should be run as part of QA in browser maintenance (browser development), to make sure SVG JavaScript DOM APIs and SVG don’t regress.

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Adj for interactive detailed illustrations

2014/08/29

The open source Adj framework has new features, including:

New features since mid-2014:

Some of those are in use for dynamically changing illustrations, hiding and disclosing detail.

New since last post 2013:

Some of those are in use for isometric drawings and user interface mockups.

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