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Building VirtualBox on Mac OS X Lion with Python Bindings

After building VirtualBox with VNC support in my previous post I discovered two problems with that installation (VirtualBox 4.1.2 on Mac OS X Lion 10.7): SDK was not installed by default, import vboxapi from python failed. VBox Python bindings were built for python 2.6 and segfaults…

Building VirtualBox on Mac OS X with VNC Support

I've been using VirtualBox for months for several reasons and recently I've been forced to use only the free version of vbox (without the Extensions Pack), which doesn't include the sweet bits of VRDP server among other things. I wanted to boot my virtual machines headless and access it using…

Introducing Kyoto Cabinet

Most developers tend to use a general purpose SQL databases for all kinds of data storage, which is okay most of the times but can add great overhead if you have a massive amount of data and when you want to minimise the deployment overhead. Different data storage databases exist…

Introduction to Mercurial in Arabic Tutorial in Video -- Part 1

This is an introduction to mercurial distributed SCM published as part of my contributions to CAT H4c3krZ, the video is in arabic and all the next sessions will be in arabic also. Mercurial 1 from CAT H4ck3rZ on Vimeo. Let me hear your opinion please...…