Scripting

Here are a few scripts I wrote, mostly in bash and Python. You’re welcome to use and modify them for your own purpose. Credit wouldn’t go amiss.

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  • apod.py: a Python script to fetch and save hi-res versions of APOD (Astronomy Picture Of the Day)
  • Bing.py: a script for downloading Microsoft Bing’s daily background image.
  • nationalGeographic.py: downloads today’s picture from National Geographic

Radio

  • bashPodder.sh:A customized version of bashpodder, a podcast reader written in bash
  • gradRadio.sh: to turn your favorite streaming radio programs into mp3.
  • DVDFiller.rb: a Ruby script to fill up a DVD with podcasts

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