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mrchilds / gist:9230933
Created Feb 26, 2014
Vagrant - Build on base box
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# Package up new box
vagrant package --base /Users/<USER>/VirtualBox VMs/<VM-NAME> --output
vagrant box add foobar
mrchilds / gist:9178139
Created Feb 23, 2014
Machine Setup...
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alias pwgen='env LC_CTYPE=C tr -dc "a-zA-Z0-9-_" < /dev/urandom | head -c 15'
parse_git_branch() {
git branch 2> /dev/null | sed -e '/^[^*]/d' -e 's/* \(.*\)/ (\1)/'
export PS1="\[$(tput bold)\]\[$(tput setaf 5)\]⌘ \[$(tput setaf 6)\]\w\[$(tput setaf 3)\]\$(parse_git_branch) \[$(tput sgr0)\]"
# Git config...
mrchilds / gist:9132599
Created Feb 21, 2014
Custom fabric decorators
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# To use a custom decoractor with fabric
# the decorator needs @wraps(func) otherwise
from functools import wraps
def lock_hubot_aws_changes_when_running(func):
def wrapper(*args, **kwargs):
print 'do something'
result = func(*args, **kwargs)
print 'do something'
mrchilds / gist:9099373
Last active Aug 29, 2015
Who has a crontab...
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cat /etc/passwd | awk -F: '{print "crontab -u "$1" -l"}' |s
mrchilds / gist:8733191
Last active Aug 29, 2015
Unit Test Helpers - Mock logging
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# Mock logging
# File -
class SomeClass(object):
def method_man(self):
format='%(asctime)s | %(message)s',
datefmt='%m/%d/%Y %I:%M:%S')
mrchilds / gist:8315307
Created Jan 8, 2014
Update Route53 script
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# Adapted from:
# External IPs are not useful internally in AWS. Change to CNAME with public DNS. This ensures you don't pay for extra bandwidth as if will resolve to an internal IP when inside AWS and an external IP when outside in the real world
logger Started
#More environment variables than we need but... we always do that
export AWS_CREDENTIAL_FILE=/opt/aws/apitools/mon/credential-file-path.template
export AWS_CLOUDWATCH_HOME=/opt/aws/apitools/mon
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def pre_staging_restart_services():
Restart celery and gunicorn services
Used by newer staging environments
# Install requirements
with virtualenv():
run('pip install -r /srv/CustomMade/requirements.txt')
mrchilds / S3 Size
Created Nov 21, 2013
S3 Bucket Size
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# Crude but does the job
from boto.s3.connection import S3Connection
conn = XXX
rs = conn.get_all_buckets()
# Get bucket
bucket_name = 'XXX'
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def setUp(self):
if 'remote_saucelabs' in os.environ:
desired_capabilities = []
##--tc=name:Dev-run --tc=browser:firefox
browser = copy.copy(webdriver.DesiredCapabilities.FIREFOX)
browser['name'] = config['name']
desired_capabilities += [browser]
self.driver = webdriver.Remote(
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import argparse
import multiprocessing
import os
import sys
import unittest
class RunTests():
Test wrapper to allow for local or remote (via saucelabs) tests to be run in
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