Tag: devops

Details on using a Google Cloud Platform Function and NodeJS to maintain a fixed URL that forwards to a dynamic Ngrok host and can be easily redeployed.

Simple example showing how to use http-proxy-middleware with a NodeJS powered Google Cloud Function.

How to use .env files that are in a different directory than a docker-compose YML file, with variable substitution and relative paths. Options and workarounds.

How to test that an array does not include any members of another array with Chai JS and Mocha framework. Explains workaround and why certain tests don't work.

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.