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benfrain / init.vim
Last active Jan 3, 2020
neovim config
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if &compatible
set nocompatible " Be iMproved
let mapleader=","
" Required:
filetype plugin indent on
" Only set syntax highlighting once!
if !exists("g:syntax_on")
benfrain / postcss.config.js
Created Mar 18, 2019
PostCSS Config file (for Parcel)
View postcss.config.js
var colors = require("./global/css/variables");
module.exports = {
plugins: [
require("postcss-simple-vars")({ variables: colors }),
View tsconfig.json
"compilerOptions": {
"module": "ES6",
"noImplicitAny": true,
"allowJs": true,
"lib": ["ES2016"],
"target": "ES6"
benfrain / animateNumericValues.ts
Last active Feb 7, 2019
JS utility to animate numeric values from one value to another
View animateNumericValues.ts
* [animateNumericValues interpolates from one number to another with a max of 60 integers per second]
* @param {Element} element [The DOM element that will get interpolated]
* @param {number} fromValue [the first value]
* @param {number} toValue [the final value]
* @param {number} speed [how long the animation should take in milliseconds]
* @param {delay} delay [any delay before it starts counting up]
* @param {string} appendString [optional string that gets appended to the value. E.g. "%"]
function animateNumericValues({
benfrain / .zshrc
Last active Jan 9, 2019
zshrc file
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# If you come from bash you might have to change your $PATH.
# export PATH=$HOME/bin:/usr/local/bin:$PATH
# Path to your oh-my-zsh installation.
export ZSH=$HOME/.oh-my-zsh
# Set name of the theme to load --- if set to "random", it will
# load a random theme each time oh-my-zsh is loaded, in which case,
# to know which specific one was loaded, run: echo $RANDOM_THEME
# See
benfrain / gulp.fork.js
Last active Oct 8, 2018
Gulp forking a stream (e.g. send different files to different dests)
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gulp.task("ts", function() {
// These would be the names of two source files for example
tsRootFiles = ["rab", "buildRab"];
tsRootFiles.forEach(tsFile => {
let stream = gulp
benfrain / wrap.ts
Last active Sep 10, 2018
Finds numbers and currency codes and wraps them in an element
View wrap.ts
* @param inputString a string of text that may or may not include numbers and a currency unit
* @returns a string of text where a number followed by a currency unit is wrapped in spans for styling
function wrapUnits(inputString: string) {
let regNum = new RegExp("([0-9]+)", "gm");
let regUnit = new RegExp("(GBP|EUR)", "gm");
// It needs to match the currency unit or we are not interested
if (inputString.match(regUnit)) {
benfrain / ISO-639-1-language.json
Created Apr 16, 2018 — forked from jrnk/ISO-639-1-language.json
ISO 639-1 Alpha-2 codes of languages JSON
View ISO-639-1-language.json
"code": "ab",
"name": "Abkhaz"
"code": "aa",
"name": "Afar"
benfrain / rand.js
Created Jan 30, 2018
Random Array Picker
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// Feed it an array and it will return you one entry from the array
function rand(array) {
return array[Math.floor(Math.random() * array.length)];
// Example
var sausages = [
benfrain / getClosest.js
Created Jan 12, 2018
Get Closest Selector from clicked item (starts on target and works up the tree)
View getClosest.js
// Adapted from
* Get the closest matching element up the DOM tree.
* @private
* @param {Element} elem Starting element
* @param {String} selector Selector to match against
* @return {Boolean|Element} Returns null if not match found
var getClosest = function(elem, selector) {
// Get closest match
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