Category Archives: Python

Opterator, revisited

A few years ago, I wrote a simple decorator that introspects a main() method signature and docstring to generate an option parser. I never really used it, mostly because back then, I wasn’t too keen on third party dependencies. Nowadays with distribute being maintained, well-documented, and working (plus I know how to use it properly),… Read More »

Gesture Recognition In Kivy

Kivy is a modern GUI platform that runs on Windows, Linux, Mac, iOS, and Android. Kivy supports gestures, but the documentation is a as to how to use them. Reviewing the Gesture Board example provides most of the missing pieces if you’re willing to experiment. I have done these experiments and hope this article will… Read More »