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Delete all the snippets in Sublimetext's packages and also the user's installed packages
/*
⚠️ It does not prompt or ask permission. It just deletes all the snippets!
usage: node osx-snippet-delete.js
*/
const path = require("path");
const {exec} =require("child_process")
const appPackagesPath = "/Applications/Sublime Text.app/Contents/MacOS/Packages";
const userPackagesPath = path.join(process.env.HOME, "Library", "Application Support", "Sublime Text 3", "Installed Packages");
const patterns = [
"*Snippets*",
"*.sublime-snippet",
"*.tmSnippet"
];
/**
* List files that are sublime packages
*/
function listPackages(absolutePath, done) {
const cmd = `find "${userPackagesPath}" -type f -iname "*.sublime-package"`
exec(cmd, function(err, stdout) {
if (err !== undefined && err !== null) {
return done(err)
}
done(null, stdout.trim().split("\n").map(item => item.trim()))
})
}
/**
* Delete inside a zip using a pattern
*/
function zipDelete(absolutePath, deletePattern, done) {
const cmd = `zip -d "${absolutePath}" "${deletePattern}"`
exec(cmd, function(err, stdout, stderr) {
if (err !== undefined && err !== null) {
if (err.code === 12) {
// "nothing to do" message
return done();
}
console.log("stdout", stdout)
console.log("stderr", stderr)
return done(err);
}
done();
})
}
/**
* Use all the patterns to queue up some deletes
*/
function zipPatternDelete(absolutePath, sleep) {
patterns.forEach(function(pattern, index) {
setTimeout(function() {
zipDelete(absolutePath, pattern, function(err) {
if (err !== undefined && err !== null) {
console.error("error deleting app package snippets", err)
console.log("pattern", pattern)
console.log("absolutePath", absolutePath)
return
}
console.log("deleted", pattern, absolutePath)
})
}, sleep * index)
})
}
//
// GO!
//
listPackages(appPackagesPath, function(err, appPackages) {
if (err !== undefined && err !== null) {
return console.error("error getting app packages list", err)
}
appPackages.forEach(function(item, index) {
zipPatternDelete(item, index * 100)
})
})
listPackages(userPackagesPath, function(err, userPackages) {
if (err !== undefined && err !== null) {
return console.error("error getting user packages list", err)
}
userPackages.forEach(function(item, index) {
zipPatternDelete(item, index * 100)
})
})
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