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MicahElliott / colortrans.py
Created Nov 29, 2010
Convert values between RGB hex codes and xterm-256 color codes.
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#! /usr/bin/env python
""" Convert values between RGB hex codes and xterm-256 color codes.
Nice long listing of all 256 colors and their codes. Useful for
developing console color themes, or even script output schemes.
Resources:
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8-bit_color
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ANSI_escape_code
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MicahElliott / zbell-long-cmd.zsh
Last active Apr 29, 2021
Sound a bell when long-running commands complete
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# Original: https://gist.github.com/oknowton/8346801
# Add to zplug:
# zplug MicahElliott/97df9ca799e49c0fcc0a981bf021f813, from:gist, as:plugin, use:zbell-long-cmd.zsh
# brew install terminal-notifier
# only do this if we're in an interactive shell
[[ -o interactive ]] || return
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MicahElliott / rbenv-howto.md
Created Apr 17, 2012
Setting up and installing rbenv, ruby-build, rubies, rbenv-gemset, and bundler
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Setting up and installing rbenv, ruby-build, rubies, rbenv-gemset, and bundler

This guide enables you to install (ruby-build) and use (rbenv) multiple versions of ruby, isolate project gems (gemsets and/or bundler), and automatically use appropriate combinations of rubies and gems.

TL;DR Demo

# Ensure system is in ship-shape.
aptitude install git zsh libssl-dev zlib1g-dev libreadline-dev libyaml-dev
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MicahElliott / fnfix.py
Created Nov 29, 2010
Fix ugly file names to be UNIX shell-friendly.
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#! /usr/bin/env python
"""Fix ugly file names to be UNIX shell-friendly.
PROBLEM
=======
You have files named with funky characters lying around in your
filesystem. Ugly files like "My Document #3 - (2005)[1].txt" are
common when you're sharing directories with Windows users, but you
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MicahElliott / .Xdefaults
Created Nov 28, 2010
Xterm color scheme
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! xterm color scheme — Make all 16 beautiful.
!
! Suited for black background, but includes disabled alternative light scheme.
!
! Open this file with gvim to enable <Leader><F2> color mode.
!
! Use `xfontsel`, `xlsfonts`, and `fc-list` to find other fonts.
!
! On Ubuntu I have to name this file ‘~/.Xdefaults-$(hostname)’
!
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MicahElliott / .gitignore
Created Nov 29, 2010
Python Autotest - Automatically run tests upon detecting writes to source(s).
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MicahElliott / dir_colors
Created Nov 29, 2010
Fine-tune your dircolors for unique colorings of any file type.
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# .dircolors
#
# Configure your console file colors.
#
# Author: Micah Elliott http://MicahElliott.com
#
# This file should sit in your $HOME as .dircolors or .dir_colors,
# depending on your distro.
#
# Configuration file for dircolors, a utility to help you set the
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MicahElliott / REAMDE.md
Last active Nov 26, 2019
Generated User Names by Color
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Generated User Names by Color

Good for: demo purposes or seeding a small group of assignable user names/avatars.

I came across a need for a set of neutral generated user names. Pulling them out of a gender-neutral name dictionary was pretty lame. I also wanted some form of distinguishable avatar. This led to looking at a list of web-friendly color names.

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MicahElliott / demo.txt
Created Jan 13, 2012
Display all the possible toilet fonts for a string.
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MicahElliott / arch-augment-vim-for-python.md
Created Jul 4, 2012
Configure vim in arch linux for python runtime support
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Steps to upgrade vim in arch linux for python runtime support

Python support is needed by vim in order to run things like Conque and Slimv. Arch keeps vim slim by only providing Python support in gvim. But you may prefer vim to gvim, so here's what's needed.

More ABS info.

# Install and run abs (sync)
sudo pacman -S abs