Tag: devops

Automated file timestamp extractor: git-date-extractor NPM package and CLI tool. The tool lets you retrieve file creation and modification dates based on Git history.

Solutions and tips on how to use "created" and "last updated" date and timestamps with Gatsby and Git, including a fully automated approach with git hooks.

How to get Github's language statistics breakdown bar to properly show Markdown stats for a repository, using Linguist and gitattributes.

Tips, tricks, and gotchas, for building a Google Data Studio Community Connector on Google Apps Script. Covers some common issues and recommended approaches.

How to look at the basics of a Chrome crash report on Windows, using WinDbg to view the minidump file, and how to enable logging on startup.

Information on using TypeScript with Google Apps Script and Google Ads, both with and without Clasp. Also discusses how Apps Script treats hoisting.

Some tips on using Fabric.js as a dependency in your project, without requiring that other devs have Cairo installed in order to build.

Reusable Node script that can be passed CLI arguments for a remote file to be downloaded, and optionally integrity checked against a known file hash.

Batch script to kill and restart dropbox client on Windows.

Some random tips and tricks I've been collecting as I work on developing my first VSCode extension.