Brandon Invergo


Active and/or stable projects:

  • BioSRC: A Ports-like system for easily installing bioinformatics software
  • Grotesque: A library manager for interactive fiction
  • Idioma: A bare-bones language training application
  • m4-bloggery: A static website generator
  • pacnanny: A wrapper for Arch Linux’s pacman package manager that enforces good discipline
  • paperq: A tool for managing a reading queue of academic/scientific papers
  • pyifbabel: A Python implementation of the Treaty of Babel for interactive fiction
  • tp-helix-orientation-lock: A small daemon program to support screen-orientation locking on the Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2nd Gen 2-in-1 laptop/tablet in GNOME.
  • zeptodb: Tiny tools for manipulating DBM (flat, non-relational) databases

Other projects to which I’ve contributed:

  • Biopython
  • GNU Source Release Collection: A BSD Ports-like system for easily installing GNU software from source
  • GNU pyconfigure: Templates for easily implementing the standard GNU configure/install process for Python projects
  • nwm: I have added quite a few new features.
  • st: I contributed patches to implement double-buffering via the XDBE extension (which was eventually removed) and to support mouse scrolling

These are old or uninteresting and are therefore no longer maintained:

  • gedit-bio: Handy biology plugins for Gnome Gedit
  • GeneNetWalk: A user interface for randomly generating point mutations in a biological sequence for experimental design