Category Archives: Python

Quick Tutorial: PyQt 5 Browser

Dear Future Googler, If you are reading this you’re probably trying to find out how to display webpages in PyQt5. I bet you’ve been finding a bunch of tutorials written for QtWebKit but can’t get them to work, right? Don’t … Continue reading

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Dicecord v1.11 Release

I have just uploaded Dicecord v1.11 this is mainly just bug fixes, with some placeholder code for an eventual addition of a spell casting UI. Check below for the changes. Source code can be found on github and the new … Continue reading

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Discord 1.1 Release

Today I am launching Version 1.1 of Dicecord. The most visible change people will see is the addition of Vampire: The Requiem as a supported game. In addition, there are a lot of back end changes that make the code … Continue reading

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Dicecord Project Update 5

Welcome to Update 5 of the Dicecord project. This week I was able to complete all my goals and have closed in on a release candidate. The sheet is now implemented into Dicecord, which now opens on a blank character.

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Dicecord Project Update 4

Welcome to Update 4 of the Dicecord project. This week I was able to complete all my goals, resulting in a complete view of a one page Mage character sheet. In addition to showing all content, I incorporated tooltips on … Continue reading

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Dicecord Project Update 3

Welcome to Update 3 of the Dicecord project. This weekend I was unable to complete all my goals due to an injury, but I got a lot of the main work done at least. I finished off the Health widget, … Continue reading

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Dicecord Project Update 2

Welcome to Update 2 of the Dicecord project. This weekend I completed all goals I set out in the last update. I made the Square object, added it as a rote marker, added in a derived stats section and added … Continue reading

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Quick Tutorial: Python Multiprocessing

I’m going to take a break from webhooks and project updates to give a quick tutorial about multiprocessing. Multiprocessing is very useful when it comes to any sort of networking focused code and most tutorials I found dealt with just … Continue reading

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Dicecord Project Update 1

First project update for Dicecord. This is a diceroller/digital character sheet for use with Discord. Its UI is buily in PyQt5. This goes over the Dicecord-lite version, shows a preview of the character sheet display and generally talks about how the coding experience has been. Continue reading

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Using Webhooks with Python: Part 2

In this post I’m going to go over the send message to Discord webhook function from last time and add in some error handling for when we hit a rate limit. Continue reading

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