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Written by remy@remysharp.com (Remy Sharp) / Original link on Sep. 2, 2019

During the weekend I spent an hour coding a hacky bit of code and I thought it might help one or two other people so I posted it on Twitter (on Sunday at 10am UK no less) and the response was…surprising. I genuinely thought it would only serve me, but some 120+ retweets and 800+ likes it seems like…


The ninth August

Written by remy@remysharp.com (Remy Sharp) / Original link on Aug. 24, 2019

August comes around in a flash. The living of life keeps me busy throughout the year. Work during the day, either client or my own making, and family all other times. If I'm honest, I'm a bit of hermit. But then thank god Julie asks me, reminds me, to take the last week of August off. Time to breat…



An fd trick

Written by remy@remysharp.com (Remy Sharp) / Original link on Aug. 12, 2019

If you followed my CLI improved then you'll know I'm a fan of the fd command which I'm able to use for a mass git file rename. Doing a mass rename is typically simple in the command line (mv *.mjs *.js - though I'm not sure off the top of my head if this will recurse directories, probably not), but…



Predictably Random

Written by remy@remysharp.com (Remy Sharp) / Original link on Aug. 6, 2019

The concept of random is pretty interesting when you think about it from a computer's point of view, because without some external input, random is impossible. Computers (hardware and software) are deterministic. Meaning you give some input and get an output, and if you repeat the input, you'll get…