Category Archives: Software


A quick post about Sketchup vs. Blender. I’ve been duteously studying Blender from an on-line course mentioned in a previous post. The huge learning curveĀ  makes it daunting to go from concept to a 3D model quickly. I don’t know … Continue reading

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Tried: wine msiexec /i OpenNI-Windows-x64-2.1.0.msi Returned: fixme:storage:create_storagefile Storage share mode not implemented. Threw a new question out on the Wine board, still no answer to previous questions. Giving up on Wine.

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Wine. Can’t run Skanect under Wine, getting wine: Invalid handle. Threw a question to one of Wine forums, see what I’ll get back. Otherwise doing taxes today. They’re due on Monday, great!

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Wine. Apparently Wine lets Unix and Linux users run windows programs without an emulator or the need to have Windows installed at all on your box. And since the Mac has Unix under the covers … There’s lots of directions … Continue reading

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