Inducing intention into passive consciousness

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Gems from Ramayana

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Gems from Ramayana धर्मात्मा सत्यसन्धश्च रामो दाशरथिर्यदि पौरुषे च अप्रतिद्वन्द: शरैनं जहि रावणिं  प्रत्यक्ष गद्यार्थ =  हे शर: यदि  दाशरथि: राम: धर्मात्मा सत्यसन्ध: च पौरुषे अप्रतिद्वन्द्व: चास्ति , तर्हि एनम् रावणिं जहि | Context : At the end of 3 days (and nights) battle between […]

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Ant-apt-repo : An ant task to create apt repository from .deb files

This is a simple Ant task (hosted here) to create an apt repository from within an Ant project. It is ported from the maven plugin – theoweiss/apt-repo. This task is usually used with the debian package creation task ant-deb.  Usage <taskdef name=”aptrepo” classname=”com.codemarvels.ant.aptrepotask.AptRepoTask” > <classpath> <fileset dir=”lib/ant/apt-repo” ><!–all jar files in this project is expected […]

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Gyroscopic Precession – the intuitive explanation

If you have done a course in rotational dynamics you would remember the *procedure* involved in solving problems on gyroscopic precession. Don’t remember ? Ok. I’ll give you a refresher. We use law of gyro-dynamics to solve problems like this – If a vertically upward force is applied to the nose of this propelled-airplane, which direction would […]

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