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# Work in progress
# Need to test in virtualbox
sudo apt-get install libxml2-dev libxslt-dev
sudo apt-get install python-lxml
virtualenv --distribute venv
source venv/bin/activate
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garthhumphreys / 0_reuse_code.js
Last active Aug 29, 2015
Here are some things you can do with Gists in GistBox.
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// Use Gists to store code you would like to remember later on
console.log(window); // log the "window" object to the console
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garthhumphreys / python_resources.md
Last active Aug 29, 2015 — forked from jookyboi/python_resources.md
Python-related modules and guides.
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Packages

  • lxml - Pythonic binding for the C libraries libxml2 and libxslt.
  • boto - Python interface to Amazon Web Services
  • Django - Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
  • Fabric - Library and command-line tool for streamlining the use of SSH for application deployment or systems administration task.
  • PyMongo - Tools for working with MongoDB, and is the recommended way to work with MongoDB from Python.
  • Celery - Task queue to distribute work across threads or machines.
  • pytz - pytz brings the Olson tz database into Python. This library allows accurate and cross platform timezone calculations using Python 2.4 or higher.

Guides

View pdf2swfBatch-poly2bitmap.sh
#!/usr/bin/env bash
# Requirements:
# pdf2swfBatch-poly2bitmap.sh needs to be installed in order to use this, see http://www.swftools.org/
# This is the advanced version of converting pdf to swfs by flattening pages to bitmap.
#
# Copyright (C) 2012 Garth Humphreys, http://garthhumphreys.com, http://konec.ky
#
# This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
View RGBColor.h
/* rgb color */
#define RGBCOLOR(r,g,b) \
[UIColor colorWithRed:r/256.f green:g/256.f blue:b/256.f alpha:1.f]
/* rgb color with alpha (rgba) */
#define RGBACOLOR(r,g,b,a) \
[UIColor colorWithRed:r/256.f green:g/256.f blue:b/256.f alpha:a]
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garthhumphreys / randomCountry.py
Created Oct 31, 2012
Print to screen a random country
View randomCountry.py
#!/usr/bin/python -tt
import random
def main():
"""
This script randomly prints to screen a soverign country from a list of 206 countries
"""
try:
View gist:17d6a1809b6f57be6b5a
'''
You'll need to install npm, nodejs and phantomjs
$ apt-get install nodejs nodejs-dev npm phantomjs
$ pip install selenium-python
'''
View openrtb-iab-category.md

###IAB1 Arts & Entertainment IAB1-1 Books & Literature
IAB1-2 Celebrity Fan/Gossip
IAB1-3 Fine Art
IAB1-4 Humor
IAB1-5 Movies
IAB1-6 Music
IAB1-7 Television

###IAB2 Automotive

View gist:8fe0308ed12cca1816a4ba3fb88da255
RewriteEngine On
# If this file (toggle file) exsists then put the site into maintenance mode
RewriteCond /path/to/where/your/toggle/file/is/located/on/the/server -f
# If coming from approved ip address, then don't put it into maintenance mode,
# here I'm using HTTP:x-forwarded-for in place of REMOTE_ADDR this is because some users (or your yourself) might
# arrive to the site via a proxy server, so it's more accurate to use HTTP:x-forwarded-for to get the real ip address,
# Also please note that the ip address below has '\' in them because HTTP:x-forwarded-for returns or stores the ip address as a comma delimited list
RewriteCond %{HTTP:x-forwarded-for} !^127\.127\.127\.127$
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garthhumphreys / fab.py
Created Mar 5, 2018
Fab maintenance-mode script
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# One for renaming the toggle file from 'maintenance-mode-off' to 'maintenance-mode-on', this will turn on the maintenance mode the next time someone refreshes the page or clicks on a link
def mm_on():
with cd('~/path/to/where/your/toggle/file/is/located/on/the/server'):
run('mv maintenance-mode-off maintenance-mode-on')
# And this command turns the maintenance mode off, again by renaming the "toggle file".
def mm_off():
with cd('~/path/to/where/your/toggle/file/is/located/on/the/server'):
run('mv maintenance-mode-on maintenance-mode-off')
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