Installer les packages R pour le cours “Getting and Cleaning Data” (coursera)Install R packages for the course “Getting and Cleaning Data” (coursera)

This post explains how to install all (or at least most of) the R packages described in the MOOC “Getting and Cleaning Data” offered by Johns Hopkins University on the MOOC coursera if you’re using Ubuntu. Moreover, it gives pratical advices for staying up-to-date with your R installation on this OS. R installation: CRAN repository …

Utiliser biber et biblatex pour gérer la bibliographie de votre thèseUsing biber and biblatex for managing the bibliography of your PhD thesis

Installing biber and biblatex biber is a alternative solution to bibtex for generating bibliography. Combined with the biblatex package, it provides powerful tools for sorting and formatting a bibliography in LaTeX. On the latest LTS release of Ubuntu (12.04, precise pangolin), biblatex is provided as a distribution package but not biber. This section explains how …

Installer Ubuntu Satanic Edition sur Xubuntu 12.04 LTSInstalling Ubuntu Satanic Edition on Xubuntu 12.04 LTS

The famous Satanic Edition installation is well documented for its integration with Ubuntu and Kubuntu. However, for Xubuntu, a few adaptations must be made to use its awesome design. This tutorial gives a step-by-step satanic edition install for Xubuntu (latest long term support version, 12.04). This post is dedicated to my beloved colleague Victor P, …

sexy.rgtk: un package R pour programmer des interfaces RGtk2sexy.rgtk: an R package for programming RGtk2 GUI in a user-friendly manner

sexy.rgtk est un package R qui permet de programmer facilement des interfaces utilisateur avec RGtk2. sexy.rgtk permet d’entrelacer la syntaxe RGtk2 avec une syntaxe plus intuitive, basée sur un système de fonctions/options. Mainteneur : Damien Leroux (Unité MIAT, INRA de Toulouse) Développeurs : Damien Leroux, Nathalie Villa-Vialaneix Quelques ressources utiles pour sexy.rgtk Le package (en …