Archive for the ‘Tutorials’ Category

A few months ago, I wrote a post with a brief guide to create a Debian package. As you will know, I’ve released DeTraS 0.5.0 recently, and I’ve been messing around with packaging again. I remember that packaging DeTraS 0.4.2 was a pain in the neck, specially because I had some troubles to upload a […]


Although PyGTK is in its final days, I’m still using it on DeTraS development, and I needed a way to generate charts and show them in the GUI. In this post I’ll give you some steps to perform this task easily. The first step is to find a way to draw charts and graphs. After […]


Create a Debian package it’s not always a piece of cake. You need to think about where you are going to deploy installed files, what dependencies your application will need, what systems will be supported and so forth. If you are programming in Python and you want to distribute your application as a Debian package, […]