Tag Archives: Python

Voice Control for Vernie, the robot based on LEGO

Yes, it’s me who spends long winter holidays playing with children’s toys. We bought a wonderful LEGO BOOST creative toolbox for my son, but I insidiously picked it from the child and started enhancing it with Python to add Voice … Continue reading

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My 2018 as a free software developer

The year is almost near the end and I’m feeling Christmas in the air already, now it’s time to recall what was done and count some results. So, the first half of the year I used GitHub as a platform to … Continue reading

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IPv6 multicast ping in Python

In the meantime, I continue to reinvent the wheel: just added IPv6 multicast ping to my small ICMP script collection in Python. And finally, sp_ping project page is here. Sources are there.

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My ICMP ping supports IPv6 now

Wohoo! This Sunday was awesome: I have just added IPv6 support to my own ICMP ping implementation in Python 3. Amazing, but it works: I’m not sure about Linux, but it successfully pings Google from my small FreeBSD box 🙂

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A simple way to visualize IBM SVC/Storwize performance

Recently I wrote a set of tools to collect and display in CLI performance statistic of IBM Spectrum Virtualize: SVC and Storwize systems. Using various protocols it’s possible to get both detailed performance for each vdisk, mdisk or drive as … Continue reading

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Азерот, Митрион, Зинтас…

… а вернее, Атбаш, Цезарь и Виженер. Древняя криптография дневника №3 Шестипалого автора из Гравити Фолз получила продолжение. Дело в том, что оба заказчика как-то не слишком высоко оценили текстовый терминал и скрипт на Python, поэтому шифровальную машинку пришлось переделывать на … Continue reading

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My article about scripting is included into the “IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller and Storwize V7000 Best Practices and Performance Guidelines” Redbook

The latest draft of the famous “IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller and Storwize V7000 Best Practices and Performance Guidelines” book is already on the IBM Redbooks site. And this year I was lucky to take part in writing it. … Continue reading

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