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rharter /
Last active Dec 16, 2015
The issue here is that the View.setBackgroundDrawable method has been deprecated but the replacement method, View.setBackground, just delegates to the deprecated method. How can I handle this in a safe manner?
* Unless I'm mistaken, this should never happen. If you deprecate a method
* to replace it with another, shouldn't the actual functionality be moved
* to the new method and the deprecated method be made to delegate to the
* replacement method?
public void setBackground(Drawable background) {
//noinspection deprecation
View gist:5407184
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<RelativeLayout xmlns:android=""
rharter /
Last active May 5, 2016
This contains many parts of the main fragment for an app I did that has an autoscrolling horizontal view pager on top of a list, very similar to Marvel. The reason I wanted to share this is because I think it is directly transferrable to solve some of the issues with the promo pager on the main screen. Notice the GestureDetector that is used. Th…
private static GestureDetector GESTURE_DETECTOR;
private static final long HEADLINE_SCROLL_DELAY = 5000;
private Timer mAutoScroller;
private ViewPager mHeadlinePager;
private HeadlineAdapter mHeadlineAdapter;
rharter /
Created Jun 12, 2013
This is a simple modification fo Jeff Sharkey's colored logcat script that adds the ability to use standard logcat filtering. For instance, I use this script with `./ -d Hashnote:* *:E`.
Copyright 2009, The Android Open Source Project
Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at
type mogrify >/dev/null 2>&1 || { echo >&2 "» This script requires mogrify. Please install ImageMagick first!"; exit 1; }
mkdir -p $OUTPUT_PATH/res/drawable-hdpi $OUTPUT_PATH/res/drawable-mdpi $OUTPUT_PATH/res/drawable-xhdpi
echo " » Copy all resources to MDPI, this is"
echo " the same density as a non-retina iOS device"
find "${IOS_IMAGE_PATH}"/* -type f -exec cp {} ${OUTPUT_PATH}/res/drawable-mdpi/ \;
rharter /
Created Apr 16, 2014
Web crawler to look for hidden short links in Google Developers site that (hopefully) lead to I/O tickets.
import sys
from lxml import html
from urlparse import urljoin
import urllib2
import requests
import logging
visited_links = []
View Chromecast batch conversion script
#! /bin/bash
# Batch Convert Script by StevenTrux
# The Purpose of this Script is to batch convert any video file to mp4 or mkv format for chromecast compatibility
# this script only convert necessary tracks if the video is already
# in H.264 format it won't convert it saving your time!
# Put all video files need to be converted in a folder!
# the name of files must not have " " Space!
# Rename the File if contain space
rharter /
Created Sep 5, 2014
A simple utility class to manage rating (or really anything) call to action display.
import android.content.Context;
import android.content.SharedPreferences;
* Keeps track of the number of app launches, and days since first launch, and
* provides an easy way to determine whether you should show a rating prompt
* or not.
View gist:9c99318faf116317d426
public Observable<Show> getShows() {
return authClient.getAuthString()
.flatMap(token -> contentApi.getShows(token, selectedMediaServer))
.flatMap(shows -> Observable.from(shows.getShows()))
public Observable<Show> getImdbId(Show show) {
return omdbApi.searchByTitle(show.getTitle())
.flatMap(movie -> {
package com.ryanharter.mediaroute.widgets;
import android.content.Context;
* A MediaRouteActionProvider that allows the use of a ThemeableMediaRouteButton.
public class ThemeableMediaRouteActionProvider extends MediaRouteActionProvider {