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damieng / gist:50ccbc199fc251d65d87
Last active Aug 29, 2015
build.sbt for a Spark Streaming 1.2.1 job using Scala 2.10 that can assemble (remote) or run (local)
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name := "MyApp"
version := "1.0"
scalaVersion := "2.10.4"
libraryDependencies ++= Seq(
// Use Log4J 1.2.17 instead of the unresolvable jmx of 1.2.15
"log4j" % "log4j" % "1.2.17",
// Spark components - some provided on the cluster
damieng / fix-wos-screenshots.user.js
Created May 8, 2015
Make the World of Spectrum screenshots work again (a Greasemonkey script)
View fix-wos-screenshots.user.js
// ==UserScript==
// @name Fix WoS screenshots
// @namespace
// @version 0.1
// @description Make the World of Spectrum screenshots work again
// @author Damien Guard
// @include*
// ==/UserScript==
var images = document.getElementsByTagName('img');
damieng / gist:5725720
Created Jun 6, 2013
Simple pattern for background ASP.NET tasks. Just BackgroundService.Start(SomeMethod, TimeSpan.SomeInterval). Based on Phil Haack's sample.
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public class BackgroundService : IRegisteredObject
public static void Start(Action action, TimeSpan interval)
var backgroundService = new BackgroundService(interval, action);
private Timer timer;
damieng / WordPressNoiseRemoval.php
Last active Apr 12, 2016
Remove WordPress noise from pages
View WordPressNoiseRemoval.php
// Put this in your themes functions.php to remove WordPress noise
remove_action('wp_head', 'wp_generator');
remove_action('wp_head', 'index_rel_link');
remove_action('wp_head', 'wlwmanifest_link');
remove_action('wp_head', 'rsd_link');
remove_action('wp_head', 'print_emoji_detection_script', 7);
remove_action('wp_head', 'wp_shortlink_wp_head', 10, 0);
remove_action('wp_print_styles', 'print_emoji_styles');
damieng / DownloadAllByNumber.ps1
Created May 27, 2016
Bulk download files from a url by specifying a wildcard and numeric range
View DownloadAllByNumber.ps1
$sourcePattern = "*.jpg"
$targetDir = "c:\downloads"
$count = 256
New-Item -Path $targetDir -ItemType Directory -Force
for ($i=1; $i -le $count; $i++) {
$source = $sourcePattern.Replace("*", $i)
$parts = $source.Split('/')
$target = Join-Path $targetDir $parts[$parts.Length - 1]
echo "Downloading $source to $target"
damieng /
Created Jul 20, 2016
Grunt http server in Coffeescript
http = require('http')
module.exports = (grunt) ->
grunt.registerTask 'local-crash-reporter', 'Start a local crash reporter server.', ->
PORT = 1127
done = this.async()
server = http.createServer (request, response) ->
if request.method is 'POST'
body = []
damieng / DoDumpCPC.bat
Created Aug 29, 2016
Dump Amstrad CPC and Spectrum +3 disks using Kryoflux
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@echo off
set DTC_GameTitle=none
set DTC_NumberOfDisks=1
set DTC_Publisher=none
set DTC_ReleaseType=none
set DTC_Year=none
set DTC_Platform=none
set DTC_RecommendedModel=none
damieng / identify-pe-arch.js
Last active Oct 28, 2016
Identify 64-bit and 32-bit PE binaries in a path
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#!/usr/bin/env node
const fs = require('fs')
const path = require('path')
const process = require('process')
var rootPath
if (process.argv.length > 2) {
rootPath = process.argv[2]
} else {
View Compaq-G80-1800.kbd.json
"backcolor": "#000000",
"name": "Compaq G80-1800",
"author": "Damien Guard",
"background": {
"name": "ABS WFK",
"style": "background-image: url('/bg/plastic/abs-wfk.jpg');"
"switchMount": "cherry",
damieng / Lightsaver-G80-1800-style.kbd.json
Last active Dec 16, 2016
Lightsaver G80-1800 style
View Lightsaver-G80-1800-style.kbd.json
"name": "Lightsaver G80-1800 style",
"author": "Damien Guard",
"background": {
"name": "Steel brushed dark",
"style": "background-image: url('/bg/metal/iron_texture1745.jpg');"
"switchMount": "cherry",
"switchBrand": "cherry",
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