André Burgaud

Software engineer passionate about technology, security, and programming languages, in particular Python.

Open Command Window Here

Insert an "Open Command Window Here" entry and easily open a terminal from the context menu of Windows Explorer

On Microsoft Windows one uses intensively Windows Explorer to access files on the system. Sometimes it is also necessary to open a command line in order to run commands that are not available via Windows Explorer. Wouldn’t it be nice to open a command line in a folder from Windows Explorer? This article describes some of the options and provides complementary resources.

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SciTE Java Api

Use BeanShell to generate Scintilla Text Editor (SciTE) Java API files

SciTE (Scintilla Text Editor) supports API and Keyword files to customize some aspects of the editor for a given programming language. Keywords files extend the highlighting of source code files (i.e. Class names in Java), and API files allow to displays calltips, basic form of the popular Microsoft Intellisense®. The BeanShell script, SciteJavaApi.bsh, generates both the Java API and the Keyword files for your current Java Runtime Environment.

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Javadoc To CHM

Python tool to generate Compiled HTML Files (CHM) from Javadoc documentations

Javadoc To CHM is a Python tool that generates Microsoft HTML Help projects files from a Javadoc documentation. It generates the project file (.HHP), the contents file (.HHC) and the index file (.HHK). After having generated the HTML project files, Jd2chm invokes the Microsoft HTML Help Compiler (hhc.exe) with the project file (.HHP) as parameter in order to build the Compiled HTML file (.CHM).

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