UserWarning: module dap was already imported from None

I installed python-matploglib and python-mpltoolkits.basemap using apt, but when I tried to import Basemap using from mpltoolkits.basemap import Basemap, the following warning shows up:

usr/lib/pymodules/python2.7/mpl_toolkits/__init__.py:2: UserWarning: Module dap was already imported from None, but /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages is being added to sys.path
  __import__('pkg_resources').declare_namespace(__name__)
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Why I Switched to Octopress

I used to blog on wordpress.com. After a year or so, I finally decided to abandoned it and switched to Octopress + Github Pages. Here are the reasons and how I migrated to Octopress. Maybe because I was using wordpress.com, and those who use a self-hosted wordpress have something different to say, the way I see it, wordpress, at least wordpress.com, sucks.

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Use Ant Exec task for Linux Shell Commands

Suppose we use cscope and/or ctags for indexing source code of our Java project and we want to update the meta data files (e.g. cscope.out, tags) each time after we compile. We can use the --post-comile target to accomplish this. Create a custom_rules.xml in your project root directory with the following content. This file will be included to your main build.xml file.

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