Application

STL Viewer

STL-Viewer STL Files: STL (an abbreviation of “stereolithography”) is a file format native to the stereolithography CAD software. Nowadays STL files are widley used within 3D-Printing technology. Please note: This project is currently flagged as experimental. The viewer is implemented as a web-application which emulates a local web-server. Known Problem so far: The application has a memory limit, which might be reached quite soon. In other words: when trying to view STL-files bigger than appr.

Continue reading

STL files: Convert from ascii to binary

Convert STL files from ascii to binary STL (an abbreviation of “stereolithography”) is a file format native to the stereolithography CAD software. For a full description of the specification refer to the following links: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/STL-Schnittstelle https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STL_(file_format) Purpose: Since the introduction of the 3D-Printing technology, the stereolithy (STL) file format has become very popular. In general, there are 2 possible file-formats : ascii and binary STL files. The most common format is ascii, although it consumes a lot more disc space and also takes significant more time to read in comarison to its binary counterpart.

Continue reading

HelpViewer based on Tkhtml 3.0

HelpViewer Application The HelpViewer is a standalone application to display html files which might be organized in a directory structure. The program is written in tcl/tk and is based on the Tkhtml 3.0 library. When starting the application, a dialog pops up, where you can drag&drop your prefered directory using the file explorer: Features: Once a directory is specified, the program traverses down the tree to search for all available html files.

Continue reading

Markdown2Go

Markdown2Go Markdown: Markdown is a text-to-HTML conversion tool for web writers and to create various html documentation in an easy way. Follow this link to find outmore about the Markdown Syntax … What is Markdown2Go ? Let’s you instantly convert ‘markdown’ text files to html. Markdown2Go is an easy to use desktop utility which allows to convert text files from markdown to html. The program includes all required software like the markdown converter itself, plus some more useful packages like the caius extension (with table support) and bootstrap (a frequently used css framework).

Continue reading

QLOCKTWO

QLOCKTWO Description: Just for fun. When I was walking around for sightseeing, I discovered such a clock in the presentation area of a shop. I thought, this could be a nice fun program to implement with tcl/tk. After a quick search, I discovered that someone else already had the same idea. Pls see here: wiki.tcl.tk/27622. I just thought, it might be useful, to prepare an executable, so that everyone can give it a try.

Continue reading

DirDiff

DirDiff -- Purpose: A directory comparison utility. DirDiff is a graphical tool to display the differences between files in directories. Given two or more directory trees (the program can handle up to 5 individual directories at the same time), dirdiff will display the differences between them in various colors. The program is a combination of dirdiff (directory comparison) as well as tkdiff (file comparison). It depends on the diff command - a unix utility command.

Continue reading