2016

So long, and see you in 2017

calcc

Haiku is once again participating in the Google Code-in, and one of the tasks proposed …

Just in time for Christmas ...

fedb

New apps on the clasqm repo! These will be the last new apps for a while - I am concentrating …

Something new after all

QElectroTech

If you have been doing your pkgman update regularly, you will have noticed that I am hard …

New apps on the clasqm repo

Digger

Well, well well. It's been an interesting two weeks. It turns out that for now, icons  …

Seeing those icons

As I've remarked in my last post, the latest nightlies have enabled icons and screenshots …

Temporary cessation of hostilities

sshot

I know you are used to getting your weekly updates, but it's not going to happen for a …

Repo update - mid-October 2016

thumb

Yes, there's been an update, but there is not much to report. I am doing more maintenance …

Repo update - Early October 2016

Click-O-Manie

This week, the biggest news is an update. Dario has ported the latest version of the TEA

Ebook reader update

OK, scratch that idea ... Oh, hi, are you all here already?

I wrote this beautiful little …

Repo update - end of September 2016

biew

Not much to report this week. But there is some.


We have a fair number of hex editors …

What I'm working on ...

Jipe

Well, the devdocs series is drawing to a maintenance phase, but it has given me a taste …

Tip: Find a program's dependencies

Dario and I were struggling with an app's dependencies. How do you determine what an app …

Repo update - mid-September 2016

BeElements

Another week, another repository update. If you've just joined us, look here for instructions …

Repo update - Still early-ish September 2016

scim

Did I say last time that I was finished with the devdocs series? Well, I was - in English. …

Repo update - Early September 2016

QlViewer

Lots of behind-the-scene work is being carried out on the repo. Every day, I take the …

Repo update - Late August 2016

System Monitor

We just blew past 750 packages! Yes, I know, that number is not intrinsically more important …

Supplementary repo update - mid-August 2016

Memory Monitor

We did an update on Thursday, but there is enough now to do the regular Sunday evening …

Repo update - mid-August 2016

Clipgrab

Another week, another set of updates. Most updates this week are CLI utlities, fonts, …

Get productive already!

Thinkfree Office

OK, peeps. Big news. The clasqm repo now contains software that leaves you with very few …

This repo update is brought to you by the letter S

Sunbird

I've been sick this week and haven't done much porting. The one major new application …

New app - Setpermissions

Setpermissions

Setpermissions is a little utility to adjust the filepermissions, modification type and …

Midweek surprise

TuxCards

I normally update my repo over the weekend, but it's a public holiday here in South Africa, …

App..appapalooza!

AlephOne

Ok, brace yourself. Apps are coming. I used up my bandwidth last month and have been struggling …

Tip: Get your mouse back

iu

Sometimes when you run a non-native app under Haiku (Java, SDL or QT4) it will grab your …

New apps on the clasqm repo - late July 2016

LittleWriter

I'm uploading a little earlier than usual this week. There's just so much that's new! …

New apps on the clasqm repo - mid-July 2016

AbadiaExtensum

I didn't realise how much was new on the repository until I started preparing this blog …

New app: FontMonkey for Haiku

FontMonkey

I have spent two months cleaning up my repo. Phew! Still coming across anomalies and errors, …

App on a deadline

If you've been using the dropbox_uploader app from my repo, you may have received an email …

Haiku on SourceForge ... at last!

Over a year ago, I put up a ticket asking Sourceforge to add Haiku to the list of operating …

Something new ...

devdocs

The HPKG format is not good only for apps. You might have noticed that I have packages …

A few new apps

Barrage

As you probably know, most of my recent repo activity has been in maintenance and fine-…

Making Haiku even more Terminal-friendly.

If you've been runing pkgman update you will have seen that I've been updating apps starting …

New app on the clasqm repo

SmallTextPad

I'll be out of action for a while. My dev partition decided that it was not a Haiku partition …

The latest apps on the clasqm repo

Ancestris

OK, if you are reading this, glance up at the menu - you will see that I have started …

New on the clasqm repo

PuggleIndexer

As I said last time, I am systematically updating and fixing the entre repository, If …

New and updated apps

Escher Web Sketch

Well, I haven't received a lot of feedback from you guys about my new approach to Java …

Improving the Java experience on Haiku

OpenJDK has opened up (pun intended) a world of new possiblities for Haiku, but it comes …

What's up at the clasqm repo?

JConvert

Once again, we meet some new citizens of Haikustan. Hey, these are legal immigrants, carrying …

Tip: Run Zip-O-Matic as a regular app

This tip first appeared on Betips.net and has been updated for Haiku.

Contributed by: …

New on the repo

Sudokuki

Things are slowing down a bit, but I am still finding good Java apps to port.  You'll …

Tip: Empty the trash from a script

This tip originally appeared on Betips.net and has been updated

Contributed by: Nate LaCourse


A title change and new apps on the repo

Fx702p

For a long time, I've had a little utility out called hdialog. Tonight I found out that …

Updates on the repo

Impro-Visor

Not much to tell today. I have ported a lot of CLI utilities that will be mostly of interest …

Tip: Fence a screen section from icons

This tip first appeared on Betips.net

If you use the desktop applet LaunchBox, or keep …

New on the repo - 28 March 2016

VietPad

I did say I'd be back after Easter. Did you miss me? Don't worry, I'm making up for it …

New on the repo - 25 March 2016

Text File Lab

I know what I said, that I would see you after Easter. And I have a lot of stuff lined …

Tip: Backup on boot

If you read my earlier post, you will know that I have been amiss in my backup strategy. …

New on the repo - 17 March 2016

BORG

This will probably be the last repo upload for a week or two. I need to catch up with …

New on the repo - 15 March 2016

Scripture Guide

A few newcomers to the repo

ScriptureGuide is a BIG 50MB download, but it contains versions …

New and updated on the repo - 12 March 2016

jEdit

First of all, orDrumbox has been updated. What, already?  Yes, I get the email from Sourceforge, …

Tip: FIND that DIR!

This tip first appeared on Betips.net and has been updated.

Contributed by: Scot Hacker

New on the repo - 9 March 2016

orDrumbox

Pixelitor and Buddi get updates today. If you use these, just type

pkgman update

in a Terminal …

New on the repo - 8 March 2016

Bhrahmi

First up, the Brahmi word processor.

OK, don't get too excited. It's got a lot of rough …

New and improved on the repo: Rondel

Rondel selectlanguage

Not all that new: my app Rondel has been around for many years. It is a Markdown editor …

Tip: Run screensavers manually

This tip first appeared on betips.net

Ever wanted to feast your eyes on your favourite …

Tip: Recover data from a trashed BeFS HD

So yesterday I  booted  my PC and up comes the Select Language/install/Boot to Desktop …

What's happening?

BePhonebook

Hi there, peeps.

With over 350 packages in the repository, I'm starting to hit a wall. …

yab apps updated on January 19, 2016

The following yab apps on my repo have been updated. Each has been tested on  a Haiku …

Yab is broken!

If you are using a nightly later than hrev49976, you may notice that yab, and all yab …

Repo updates

Recently I ported a number of CLI utilities that require Ruby. If you have been experiencing …

Tip: Move that Twitcher

This tip first appeared on Betips.net and has been updated.

Contributed by: Charlie Hayes


New on the repo: HandBrake

HandBrake

Handbrake is the granddaddy of all DVD ripping software. You probably have the Mac or …


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