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    Re: Scheme on Ubuntu

    Sounds like "How to Design Programs" to me.

    http://www.htdp.org
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    [ubuntu] Re: Best program for transcoding

    I like sox, which you can find in the repos. It does pretty much everything I've ever wanted to do.
  3. Re: Project Euler challenge 1 - what is failing ??????? (python)

    LOL @ adding code until it works.

    You don't prevent the error, you just catch it when it is raised.
    Try this:
    http://linuxgazette.net/issue83/evans.html

    I would recommend trying out the...
  4. Re: Project Euler challenge 1 - what is failing ??????? (python)

    What do you mean your code doesn't work? Does it give an error? The wrong result?

    Issues I see looking at your code:

    Why is it so complicated getting the limit from the arguments? It should be...
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 7

    That looks cool. I may just have to do this challenge again ;-).

    On a related note, after the last programming challenge I started looking into Lisp and came across the book in your link, as well...
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 7

    Here is the one I used:

    http://www.devshed.com/c/a/Python/Using-SQLite-in-Python/

    Also, here is my attempt at this challenge. I hope that I'll add the query support that LaRoza mentioned, but...
  7. Re: Pysqlite2 Get Last Inserted Row Id

    From the pysqlite documentation:



    So basically, all you need is a cursor object and you can get the last row id easily. Unless you are interested in the rowid of a row not created by the INSERT...
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    Re: Programmer wanted for database project

    This is disappointing. Did anything ever end up happening here?
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 6

    OK then. I take it by the dearth of responses that everybody else finds Lisp as confusing as I do. However, since I've spent the whole weekend trying to figure it out, I will submit my first attempt...
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 6

    I don't even know what any of those are. This should prove to be very informative.
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 5

    Indeed it does, thanks. I can see how this is very beneficial. I'll look into it some more in anticipation of the next challenge.:razz:
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 5

    Thanks pp.

    I think I understand why you removed the congratulation from the loop but I don't see the advantage in using a do...while as opposed to just a while or of reading the guess at the end...
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    Re: Programmer wanted for database project

    I'm quite green when it comes to programming and database management, so I don't have anything of substance to contribute, I just wanted to mention I like the idea and I'll be following along.
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    Re: vim creating comment lines

    I don't know how to disable it (because I like it), but rather than backspacing or leaving insert mode to delete it, you can just press ctrl+u to get rid of it and then go on with your typing..
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    Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 5

    Late to the party, I am, but here's mine nonetheless. It looks like it's longer than the other python entries, but I think I did more input checking than most (since I was disqualified from the first...
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    [all variants] Re: iPod Nano 3rd Gen

    They aren't compatible out of the box, but you can get them working by following one of several tutorials on these forums and elsewhere on the web, all of which say pretty much the same thing. You...
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    Poll: Re: [Beginner] Programming Challenge: 1

    Hello all,

    I haven't read the other entries yet, so I'll go back and do that today, but I do have my own. This is my first attempt at a program in python (that isn't Hello World or the Fib...
  18. [ubuntu] Re: Lenovo BCM94311MCG sadness

    I'm getting the same error as described in your pre-edit post, but I can't figure out what it is you found in that link that solved the problem. Do you mind being more specific about what was in your...
  19. [gnome] Re: Compiz - no window borders after Gutsy

    This brings back the window decorations by removing desktop effects completely.
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    [all variants] Re: Problems compiling sox

    That did it. Thanks a lot. :)



    How do you mean?
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    [all variants] Problems compiling sox

    Hello all.

    I have followed this guide (post 6) to compile sox with mp3 encoding support successfully before, but this time, it won't work. When I try to build the deb with dpkg-buildpackage, it...
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