Archives for August, 2007

Molten Chocolate Cake


Yet another recipe for the GNOME Cookbook, the Italian translation of the recipe is on my cooking blog. Molten chocolate cake is a dessert, probably created by Jean-Georges Vongerichten, that looks like a normal small cake but has an almost liquid center. It may look difficult to cook, but the recipe is indeed very simple […]

Eggplant Parmesan


Here’s another recipe for the GNOME Cookbook, the Italian translation of the recipe is on my cooking blog. Eggplant parmesan, “parmigiana di melanzane” in Italian, is a typical dish from southern Italy. The name has nothing to do with the city of Parma, as it is placed in northern Italy, or with the Parmesan cheese, […]

Empathy plugin for nautilus-sendto


I wrote a plugin for nautilus-sendto, so it can send files using Empathy; the code is not in SVN or in bugzilla (because it requires functions not yet merged with Empathy) but it’s already working. Empathy contacts displayed in nautilus-sendto Sending a file with nautilus-sendto (Ogg Theora video, 156 kB) More screenshots and videos are […]

GNOME Birthday


Ten years ago the GNU Network Object Model Environment project was announced by Miguel de Icaza. Happy birthday GNOME! Buenos días, amantes de la libertad!

File transfer icon


I need an icon, under (L)GPL, for file transfers in Empathy as the current icon (stolen^Wcopied from gossip) is a bit ugly and 16×16 only. This icon would be used in the menu for the “Send File…” command, in the status icon when someone has offered a file and as the icon for the file […]

Strawberries Tiramisù


At GUADEC John (J5) Palmieri announced the GNOME Cookbook project, this delicious dessert is my first contribution to the project, I hope you like it! The Italian translation of the recipe is on my cooking blog. Ingredients 4 eggs 3/4 cup (150 g) sugar 1 pound (500 g) mascarpone cheese salt 1 3/4 lbs. (800 […]