Category Archives: Python

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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Using Webhooks with Python: Part 1

In this post I’m going to share a tutorial about how to use Discord webhooks in python. While the specific example is Discord, the tutorial will show how we can use docs and software like postman to figure out how to use webhooks in general. Continue reading

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