Ronald Oussoren

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2021-06-08: So close… Monterey runs in a VM, but for some reason the network adaptor doesn’t work.

2021-06-07: PyObjC 7.3 released With WWDC and beta of a new major release of macOS approaching fast it is high time to push out a …

2021-05-15: Some exercise before the second day of PyCon US. #PyConUS2021Active

2021-05-02: I’ve released PyObjC 7.2 with support for the new APIs introduced in macOS 11.3.

2021-04-06: I’ve pushed py2app 0.24 to PyPI. The primary change in this release is the inclusion of binary …

2021-03-30: It is clear spring time #newlife

2021-01-05: Not sunset, but light pollution from greenhouses. Pretty view regardless.

2021-01-02: I’ve uploaded py2app 0.23 to PyPI. The primary changes are proper support for the M1 macs and …

2020-12-29: I’ve uploaded PyObjC 7.1 to PyPI. This release updates the framework bindings to the macOS …

2020-11-30: Close on the heels of PyObjC 7.0 I’ve uploaded PyObjC 7.0.1 to PyPI that fixes build problems …

2020-11-29: PyObjC 7.0 released Finally…. A bit later than I had expected I’ve uploaded PyObjC 7.0 to PyPI. This …

2020-11-18: PyObjC 7 with full Big Sur and arm64 support is later than I’d hoped. My current plan is to …

2020-10-20: Time away from the computer during the virtual CPython Core Sprint.

2020-10-11: modulegraph2 2.1 is now on PyPI. This fixes a problem with adding scripts and adds support for the …

2020-09-16: I’ve uploaded py2app 0.22 to PyPI with some bugfixes. The most important of which is that app …

2020-07-25: I’ve been working on PyObjC on the first day of #EuroPython sprints (although not in one of …

2020-07-23: The nice thing about the @europython merchandise shop is that you’re not limited to t-shirts. …

2020-07-08: I’ve pushed PyObjC 6.2.2 to PyPI. The primary reason for a release is to fix an issue on macOS …

2020-07-05: “pyobjc-core” (the bridge itself) now passes its testsuite on arm64 with CPython trunk (what …

2020-06-23: PyObjC, macOS 11 and Apple Silicon The WWDC keynote contained lots of interesting news, amongst others a CPU architecture transition …

2020-06-22: On my way to #wwdc2020 😉

2020-06-14: PyObjC 6.2.1 is on PyPI. This is a minor bugfix release, see the changelog for more information. …

2020-05-31: The steering column of my bike broke off. Luckily at very low speed, I haven’t harmed myself. No …

2020-04-28: I haven’t been in a dojo for over 6 weeks and don’t expect this to change anytime soon. …

2020-04-26: It is spring time after all.

2020-03-25: I’ve uploaded PyObjC 6.2 to PyPI. This release includes the API changes for macOS 10.15.4, and …

2020-03-24: Started work on an asyncio loop for PyObjC I’ve started work on an asyncio event loop for PyObjC. This currently can basically just run …

2020-03-12: Working from home starts earlier than expected. New measures to stop spread of coronavirus in the …

2020-01-15: I’ve migrated the repositories and issues for py2app, modulegraph, macholib, altgraph, asl, …

2019-12-06: Shaving yaks: converting mercurial to git In the “why can’t anything be easy” department, I’ve started work to convert …

2019-12-02: Bad UI design on the fuel gage. The discrete meter shows a lot less information than a traditional …

2019-12-02: Nice lighting on the clouds, with light from a sunset to my back.

2019-11-20: Haven’t had to use my printer in ages, and obviously the ink has run out now that I need to …

2019-11-19: Nostalgie… overcast.fm

2019-11-14: One year ago in Fukuoka

2019-11-14: The new 16” macbook pro looks pretty interesting, and apparently has a decent keyboard. The …

2019-11-06: I’ve uploaded PyObjC 6.1 to PyPI. This adds support for API changes in macOS 10.15.1 and fixes …

2019-10-21: I’ve uploaded PyObjC 6.0.1 to PyPI. This fixes a number of debug prints left in the 6.0 …

2019-10-18: Archive Utility uses an insane amount of memory extracting the Xcode beta.

2019-10-17: PyObjC 6.0 released I’ve uploaded PyObjC 6.0 to PyPI. This is a major feature release, the two most important …

2019-10-17: I’ve uploaded PyObjC 5.3 to PyPI. This is a minor bugfix release and also ships with wheels …

2019-10-08: Time to shave some yaks… Updating VMs to release PyObjC 6.0c1 and PyObjC 5.3 later this week.

2019-09-11: I’m updating the PyObjC bindings for Xcode 11 GM, but cannot test those changes on the latest …

2019-09-10: The new Apple Watch fixes a long standing annoyance by having an always on screen.

2019-08-14: Cool, #py2app can crash the WindowServer on macOS 10.14.6. py2app issue. FB7028614 in Apple’s …

2019-08-11: The version 6 branch of #PyObjC has finally caught up with the current beta: tests pass in macOS …

2019-08-04: Listening to #13MinutestotheMoon over the last couple week, leading up to an uninterrupted listen to …

2019-07-25: Stuck in Frankfurt am M. traveling back from a post #EuroPython trip in Switserland. Amazing service …

2019-07-20: Stalden as a Service?

2019-07-14: Looking for PyObjC and py2app users I’m looking for users and usages of PyObjC and py2app for a number of reasons. I’m personally …

2019-07-13: A quick PyObjC on macOS 10.15 update: I’ve almost finished a first pass through the metadata …

2019-06-30: Minimal bike road 🚲

2019-06-07: Interesting interview with @brettsky on the new Python governance model. overcast.fm

2019-06-05: I can’t get macOS catalina to run in a VM for now 🙁. Hopefully I’ll have more success …

2019-06-04: PyObjC and macOS 10.15 On first glance the amount of API changes in macOS 10.15 is comparable to those in 10.14, full …

2019-06-01: Windmill near Weesp

2019-06-01: Migrating to Github I’ve migrated the objectgraph library from Bitbucket (and Mercurial) to Github (and git). The …

2019-05-16: The UFO has landed 🤖

2019-04-03: PyObjC 5.2 released I’ve uploaded PyObjC 5.2 to PyPI with a number of bug fixes and support for the APIs …

2019-03-25: I’ve pushed py2app 0.19 to PyPI. The major fix in this release is that the six.moves recipe no …

2019-03-05: Heard today: “GitHub is like Gitlab, but on the internet”. Enterprise IT keeps amazing me.

2019-02-04: Debugging through a CI is interesting… But at least the modulegraph2 tests now pass on …

2019-02-03: Modulegraph2: A Python 3 rewrite of modulegraph What went before Modulegraph is a library for creating a dependency graph between python modules and …

2019-01-26: Announcing "objectgraph" I’ve been working on a clean rewrite of the modulegraph library, more on that later. While …

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2018-12-23: Only Idiots Start Their Day at 4 a.m. by Choice - Inc.com

2018-12-14: I’ve pushed PyObjC 5.1.2 to PyPI with a number of bug fixes, see the full changelog for more …

2018-12-07: Fun with async... One of my plans for a future version of PyObjC is to add pervasive support for asyncio. This will in …

2018-11-17: Barriers can be fun!

2018-10-31: I’ve uploaded PyObjC 5.1.1 to PyPI. This adds a couple of definitions that are new the macOS …

2018-10-30: The new iPad Pro looks very nice. Wondering if its worth an out-of-cycle update ;-)

2018-10-27: For some reason “hg pull -u” fails on macOS 10.14.1 beta (in a VM) with a broken pipe message …