How to fix Apple Mail

January 31, 2009 | 2 Comments

Today, I experienced my first big bug with Apple Mac OS X 10.5 running on my Mac Book. I’ve used this laptop for a year and 3 months. I can easily tolerate a bug a year and be a very happy user, nonetheless, bugs need fixed. Today, after turning on the laptop, Mail refused to […]

I wanted to install Darwin Ports in order to install Qt4 on my Mac but that turned out unsessfully for me. Qt4 would install but I was unable to locate qmake in order to compile a Qt4 application. Anyway, I found another way to acomplish this (which might also make it possible to install Amarok2 […]

KDE4 on Debian Sid

June 14, 2008 | 1 Comment

Well, with a running Debian Sid distribution, I am all set to test KDE 4. The installation process is simple enough but, before getting into it, remove any previous version of KDE. Here is how I’ve done it : I added references to experimental in /etc/apt/sources.list: 12deb http://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ experimental main contrib non-free deb-src http://ftp.fr.debian.org/debian/ experimental […]

Près d’un an après avoir rédigé un de mes premiers billets sur Apollo (et l’installation du SDK sous Windows), je me remets à Air en prévision du passage du “On Tair Tour” à Paris.Les applications AIR sont développées soit en HTML/Javascript soit en Flex. Dans le premier cas, seul le Air SDK est nécessaire, dans le second, il […]

« go back
  • About Me


    photo of Samantha Halfon Samantha Halfon
    Software Engineer
    blueKiwi software
    Paris, France
    I enjoy playing with my computer(s), listening to Bob Dylan (and related artists) and watching movies (especially if they were directed by Martin Scorsese or John Cassavetes). Sometimes, I play a little guitar... If not doing any of the above, I am either riding a small red bike around Paris, or, making videos. About my videomaking please check out World Wide Angle and its blog.