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josephfinlayson / Opencart info.txt
Created Apr 16, 2012
Quick and dirty way for adding information pages on the top OpenCart Menu
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Create a top level category in opencart - call it 'about us'
Add description, set it to show on the top level
Click on it. It looks great, it shows the information you want it to show... but it says this:
There are no products to list in this category.
Get rid of it to navigating to:
josephfinlayson / gist:2519418
Created Apr 28, 2012
useful perl script to rename files+ a number
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NUM=0 ; for FILE in * ; do NUM=`expr $NUM + 1` ; mv $FILE $NUM\.jpg ; done
josephfinlayson / gist:5489278
Created Apr 30, 2013
Select shapes by style and colour, extract text, in powerpoint
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Sub GetAllText()
Dim p As Presentation: Set p = ActivePresentation
Dim s As Slide
Dim sh As Shape
For Each s In p.Slides
For Each sh In s.Shapes
If sh.HasTextFrame Then
If sh.Type = msoShapeStylePreset1 Then
If sh.Fill.ForeColor = RGB(242, 242, 242) Or sh.Fill.BackColor = RGB(242, 242, 242) Then
If sh.TextFrame.HasText Then
josephfinlayson / gist:6089286
Created Jul 26, 2013
Shell script to pull updates from git for all subfolders
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files=`ls $1`
for file in $files; do
if [ -d $file ];then
cd $file
git pull
git checkout rel-15
cd ..
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for git in "${arr[@]}"
git clone $git
josephfinlayson / gist:6209492
Last active Dec 20, 2015
vanity url remover
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FROM `wp_postmeta`
WHERE `meta_key` = 'vanity_url'
OR `meta_key` = '_dest_page_id'
FROM `wp_posts`
WHERE `post_type` = 'vanity_url'
DELETE FROM `wp_fusion`.`wp_posts` WHERE `wp_posts`.`ID` = 489 LIMIT 1;
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sudo mount -t cifs //bthub/usb1 hdd -o rw
josephfinlayson / gist:7283759
Last active Dec 27, 2015
backup SD card image of pi
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sudo fdisk -l
//find active sd card
// copy image over
ssh pi@raspberry sudo dd if=/dev/mmcblk0 | gzip -c > raspberry.img.gz
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curl | bash
josephfinlayson / gist:10107900
Created Apr 8, 2014
Auto like downloadable songs on soundcloud. Good combined with an IFTTT
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javascript:(function()%7B%24('.sc-button-download').each(function(key%2Cval )%7Blike %3D %24(val).parent('div')%3Blike %3D %24(like).children(''); like.trigger("click")%7D)%7D)()