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Random bits of knowledge and laughable mistakes from a real world code monkey.

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monkey codes

Random bits of knowledge and laughable mistakes from a real world code monkey.


Kodi Add-on Development

Lessons learned from developing my first Kodi add-on. Add-on Repository Sturcture To distribute an add-on repository, a specific folder structure needs to be exposed over HTTP. At the root of the structure is addons.xml that indexes the add-ons contained in the repository. Every add-on is placed in a subfolder that matches its id and…

Johan ZietsmanJohan Zietsman

How to setup Kodi on a Raspberry Pi

Building a pocket sized media center (HTPC) using Arch Linux, Kodi and a Raspberry Pi 3. I finally got around to doing it and I'm delighted with the outcome. Kodi and the Raspberry Pi together make a cheap yet useful media center solution. The hardware & software Kodi is an open source media center application with a polished int…

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Analyzing The Merge Sort Algorithm

An example of how to analyze the running time of a divide and conquer algorithm like merge sort. Strategy - Divide and Conquer Taking a problem, breaking it down into smaller problems that you solve recursively and then combine the results of the smaller sub problems to get a solution to the original problem. MathJax.Hub.Config…

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