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#!/usr/bin/env ruby
curl > gist &&
chmod 755 gist &&
sudo mv gist /usr/local/bin/gist
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def truncate_description(length, end_string = ' ...')
words = description.split()
words = words[0..(length-1)].join(' ') + (words.length > length ? end_string : '')
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[14:10:15] <Tikcus> Five surgeons from big cities are discussing who makes the best patients to operate on...
[14:10:17] <Tikcus> The first surgeon, from Bristol , says, "I like to see accountants on my operating table, because when you open them up, everything inside is numbered."
[14:10:19] <Tikcus> The second, from Manchester , responds, "Yeah, but you should try electricians! Everything inside them is colour coded."
[14:10:21] <Tikcus> The third surgeon, from Edinburgh , says, "No, I really think librarians are the best, everything inside them is in alphabetical order."
[14:10:23] <Tikcus> The fourth surgeon, from Birmingham chimes in: "You know, I like construction workers...those blokes always understand when you have a few parts left over."
[14:10:25] <Tikcus> But the fifth surgeon, from London shut them all up when he observed: "You're all wrong, Politicians are the easiest to operate on"...............................
[14:10:27] <Tikcus> .................................."There's no guts, no heart, n
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parse_git_branch() {
git branch 2> /dev/null | sed -e '/^[^*]/d' -e 's/* \(.*\)/(git::\1)/'
parse_svn_branch() {
parse_svn_url | sed -e 's#^'"$(parse_svn_repository_root)"'##g' | awk -F / '{print "(svn::"$1 "/" $2 ")"}'
parse_svn_url() {
svn info 2>/dev/null | grep -e '^URL*' | sed -e 's#^URL: *\(.*\)#\1#g '
parse_svn_repository_root() {
View gist:145257
import struct
from socket import socket
import ssl
import binascii
payload = '{"aps":{"alert":"Hello World","sound":"chime"}}'
fmt = "!cH32sH%ds" % len(payload)
command = '\x00'
token = '<<removed>>'
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#!/bin/sh -
"exec" "python" "-O" "$0" "$@"
__doc__ = """Tiny HTTP Proxy.
This module implements GET, HEAD, POST, PUT and DELETE methods
on BaseHTTPServer, and behaves as an HTTP proxy. The CONNECT
method is also implemented experimentally, but has not been
tested yet.
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VIDEO_FPS=`mkvinfo $1 | grep -A 10 'Codec ID: V_MPEG4' | grep -w fps | awk '{print $6}' | cut -d'(' -f2`
mkvinfo $INPUT | grep -qE 'Codec ID.*DTS'
if [ $? -eq 0 ]; then
View gist:307740
class PkgCurlDownloadStrategy <CurlDownloadStrategy
def stage
safe_system '/usr/sbin/pkgutil', '--extract', @tarball_path, File.basename(@url)
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-(IBAction)genericPressed:(id)sender {
[theImage setImage:[UIImage imageNamed:[NSString stringWithFormat:@"bg1_%@.png", sender]]];
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