This post discusses the differences between the DBus interface in GNOME Shell 3.6 and GNOME Shell 3.4. I also demonstrate how to use some of the new methods provided to remove an installed extension, to download and install an extension from extensions.gnome.org, and how to flash your screen.
This post discusses the D-Bus interface to the GNOME Shell and Cinnamon and shows you how a simple command line tool called cinnamon-tool can be used to enable or disable Cinnamon extensions via D-Bus.
This post demonstrates how to write you own code to handle tooltips in the GNOME Shell.
This post discusses the new features in Solaris 11 and includes a series of screenshots of a Solaris 11 install on VirtualBox.