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class Hash
def hash_map()
result = self.inject({}) do |hash, (k, v)|
hash.merge(yield(k, v))
{:a => 1, :b => 2}.hash_map {|k,v| {k.to_s*2, v*2}} # => {"aa"=>2, "bb"=>4}
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<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">
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#! /usr/bin/ruby
# Saves two random and contiguous cropped images from a larger image
# Written so an image that is too big can be displayed on a dual screen desktop
IMAGE_NAME = "file_small.png"
IMAGE_WIDTH, IMAGE_HEIGHT =[0x10..0x18].unpack('NN')
# # For non-pngs:
# IMAGE_WIDTH, IMAGE_HEIGHT = [12304, 8605]
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# Hacked from
require 'fileutils'
require 'open-uri'
require 'rubygems'
require 'rmagick'
require 'rexml/document'
class Zoomify
zetter / Slow queries
Created Feb 8, 2011
Find the slowest queries lines in a rails development log
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slow = []
File.readlines(file).each do |line|
if line =~ /Load\ \(([\d\.]*)ms\)/
time = $1.to_f
if time >= 500.0
slow << [time, line]
zetter / Bubble Free Click
Created Mar 26, 2011
jquery extension to register click events that won't bubble. Call instead of click(func).
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jQuery.fn.preventDefaultClick = function(f) {{, e);
return this;
zetter / deconstruct.markdown
Created Jan 31, 2012
therubygame deconstruct by @czetter
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therubygame deconstruct by @czetter

This is a deconstuction of matematikaadit's submission to therubygame challenge 5; 'Roman numerals. What are they good IV?'. The goal of the challenge is to take a string representing a roman numeral as input and return the integer that the numeral represents.

matematikaadit currently has the honour of the shortest (by character count) submission for this challenge. At first glance I didn't understand how it worked so I re-wrote and analyzed it until I did.

Making it readable

matematikaadit's original submission:

View ruby-parsing-bug.markdown

A parsing bug in ruby 1.9.2 allowed you to pass blocks to methods preceded by a comma. The bug only affected blocks with do/end and was fixed in 1.9.3.

$ rvm use ruby 1.8.7

[1].inject :+, do |x| 1 end
# => SyntaxError: compile error
zetter / SuperReCSS.markdown
Created Mar 21, 2012
Modified ReCSS to reload styles on window focus
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Only tested in chrome, shove this in a bookmarklet:

javascript:void(function(){var r=(function(){var i,a,s;a=document.getElementsByTagName('link');for(i=0;i<a.length;i++){s=a[i];if(s.rel.toLowerCase().indexOf('stylesheet')>=0&&s.href) {var h=s.href.replace(/(&|%5C?)forceReload=\d+/,'');s.href=h+(h.indexOf('?')>=0?'&':'?')+'forceReload='+(new Date().valueOf())}}}); window.addEventListener('focus',r,false)})();

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