A wxWidgets dialog in a DLL plugin

 | June 11, 2016 12:40 am

One of my recent projects was a DLL plugin for another software. I decided to implement plugin’s configuration dialog in wxWidgets.

The plugin functions showing user interface usually get the HWND of the host window, so the plugin window can act as a child of the host window.

Though the task seemed simple and straightforward in the beginning, it turned out to comprise of many different problems to solve, before I got it working as it should.

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QR Generator for Internet Explorer

 | December 24, 2014 10:50 am

Each time while browsing the web I came along a phone number I’d like to call, I had to type it on my phone number-by-number carefully.
Therefore, I went for a search to find a working IE Search Provider (Accelerator) for generating QR codes to no avail.
So, I’ve decided to put together useful pieces I did found, and make my own.

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µVent Announced

 | July 5, 2013 12:03 pm

Today I finally present a project me and my friend Mr Janko Jazbec are working on for the past two years. It is about cooling the attic of our house down. To read more about it, click here.

Shutting Down Linux Remotely

 | March 20, 2013 4:01 pm

I was looking for a way to automate remote Linux computer shutdown requiring minimum permissions. This is what I came up with.

The procedure describes how to configure and prepare Fedora’s built-in shutdown user account and trigger a shutdown from a Windows computer.

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AD Authentication Failure after Reverting to Previous Snapshot

 | June 5, 2012 8:20 am

A successful configuration of Samba and Winbind allowing users to login to a Linux virtual computer using ones Active Directory credentials might stop working after a few weeks. If the virtual computer was reverted to previous snapshot between machine password changes in AD, the AD controllers will not let the computer authenticate again due to machine password mismatch.

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