How to get special user directories in Linux. Check the PyGObject API Reference or the official Gtk Docs website for more info.
While developing the Dashboard module I had problems to display charts generated with Pygal. Charts can only be saved as SVG format (they can be saved as PNG files but I haven’t found any portable library to use easily in Windows). The first solution I came up with was to create an HTML file and […]
Piece of code used in Basico (util.py module) to get the default user’s Firefox profile directory. This profile must have the SAP Passport imported in the Certificate store. import sys def get_firefox_profile_dir(): if sys.platform in [‘linux’, ‘linux2′]: import subprocess cmd = “ls -d /home/$USER/.mozilla/firefox/*.default/” p = subprocess.Popen([cmd], shell=True, stdout=subprocess.PIPE) FF_PRF_DIR = p.communicate()[0:-2] FF_PRF_DIR_DEFAULT = str(FF_PRF_DIR,’utf-8’) […]