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Set up devdocs as key-binding reference tool
#!/bin/bash
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# Install wmctrl, nativefier and devdocs so we can map
# a key-binding to quick-access reference tool
#
# See: https://dev.to/flipflopsandrice/quick-access-to-reference-docs-ubuntu-34lm
# Installs wmctrl
sudo apt install wmctrl
# Install nativefier globally
npm install nativefier -g
# Create software folder
mkdir ~/Software && cd ~/Software
# Generate local electron version of devdocs
nativefier --name "DevDocs" "https://devdocs.io/"
echo "[Desktop Entry]" \
"Type=Application" \
"Terminal=false" \
"Exec=/home/$(whoami)/Software/dev-docs-linux-x64/dev-docs" \
"Name=DevDocs" > \
"# Icon=/path-to-optional-icon.png" \
> ~/.local/share/applications/devdocs.desktop
# Create folder to store our script
mkdir ~/bin
# Create launch/focus script
echo "#!/bin/bash" \
(wmctrl -l | grep -q DevDocs) && wmctrl -a DevDocs || gtk-launch devdocs" \
> `~/bin/devdocs.sh`
# Make the script executable for the user
chmod u+x ~/bin/devdocs.sh
#########
## DONE! Make sure you now add a key-binding to fire this command:
## ~/bin/devdocs.sh
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