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Compile Blender as Python Module

After much trial and error, I was finally able to compile Blender source code to a 64-bit Python module that can be used for developing Blender Python scripts in Eclipse. Below are the steps that finally worked for me. Install

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Cygwin ca-certificates 1.94-1 problem

There seems to be a problem with version 1.94-1 of the Cygwin ca-certificates package where the files containing the trusted certificates are empty. This results in no HTTPS sites being trusted when using commands such as git, curl, and wget.

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Upgrade Git to Latest Stable Release in Cygwin

Git is included as an available package in Cygwin; however, it is not generally the latest stable release. Using the steps outlined below, I have been able to successfully upgrade to the latest stable release of Git within my Cygwin

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Gitweb with Lighttpd in Cygwin

Gitweb is a component of git that provide basic repo browsing functionality via perl-based CGI. After scouring the Internet with Google, I was able to find all the pieces necessary for a basic gitweb setup on Windows using Cygwin and

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XFly, XNoFear, and XMonsters Bukkit Plugins

I just release three more Bukkit plugins as part of the XSuite that I have been developing. These are all relatively simple plugins that provide commands to enable and disable flying, invincibility, and spawning of monsters. XFly Plugin Commands: fly

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XGo Bukkit Plugin

I just released my first version of a new Bukkit plugin that I developed called XGo. The XGo plugin includes a collection of teleportation related commands. I wrote this plugin because I couldn’t find an existing teleportation plugin that would

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Running Bukkit in Offline Mode

Running a Bukkit server in offline mode in a secure environment can be helpful for developers working on Bukkit plugins because it will allow them to connect with multiple test users simultaneously. Since offline mode allows a Minecraft client to

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SSH and Rsync within Cygwin

This post documents the steps I have used to setup SSH and Rsync within a Cygwin Windows environment. Cygwin Setup This is not an in-depth guide for installing Cygwin; although, installing Cygwin is a fairly simple process. In or to

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