Bye bye SLR This weekend I decided to get rid of my Olympus SLR Camera and get something more mobile. Some major reasons for this: – My back sucks. Carrying lenses etc is just too much. – Honestly, I never really got into the SLR-thing. I always forget the P/M/EV stuff and go fully automatic.…Continue reading FME + GPS Compass Camera
Recently my mother found a handheld game while cleaning out some old stuff in the parents house. It was my first electronic game, bought somewhere close to 1978 in London. So today I put in a fresh battery and fired it up. Certainly good quality as it started right away. Notice the message “IF GAME…Continue reading Battlestar Galactica – the game as it should be played
FME 2011 brought the possibility to skin FME Desktop. This feature is something I needed for a long time ! I have been using FME almost every day for more than a decade with a smile on my face. Changing the appearance of the Desktop now and then would make the smile bigger! So today…Continue reading The Skinner Workbench – automate creation of FME Skins
Finally! Thanks Mark. The secret behind skinning FME is now out: http://evangelism.safe.com/fmeevangelist75/ Or in fmepedia: http://www.fmepedia.com/index.php/Theme /Darn. Will be a late nite again….
FME2011 is super! Hardcore FME’ers run the latest BETA all the time – and know this already (James Fee). It’s hard to surprise these FME superheroes when the actual release hit the news. They already benefit from the superpowers of XML-knowledge, debugging and 416 transformers while wrestling with more than 264 formats ! However, some…Continue reading FME2011 release – Will the secret identity of superhero sidekick lizard be revealed?
During a project this week I came to think about the challenge to generate cubes in 3D. Turned out to be a fun thing to play with in FME. The input should be : _sides : Number of columns, rows and levels of the cubes _scale : Size of each cube Turned out to be…Continue reading Cube Art in FME
In the mailbox today: “Hello Ulf The brand new SpeedoMeter for BlackBerry® shows the current speed right on your phone. The speed shown is based on GPS and how fast your device is moving.” – I do not have a Blackberry. If I had a Blackberry I would get upset if it just took of.…Continue reading Speeding?!?
A great piece of advice on Twitter today: I guess this means You should leave no comments/trace in the code and definately only check in data anonymously… /Ulf
To continue the mapping of my drive I took the workbench for a spin down the FME folder. The result is presented below: As we all know, Python is a pretty deep story while tcl is getting kind of fat by now… (ooops). Also I’m not really surprised that the plugin_builder is a complicated story…Continue reading Mapping my drive with FME – Captain’s log “E:appsFME”