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{ Monthly Archives } February 2015

New jquery.ui.subclass.js

I finally updated my jQuery widget subclassing code to use the newest version of jQuery UI, which incorporated a lot of the original ideas I outlined back in 2010. The new documentation is now on my github pages, and I've updated the flexcal posts to reflect it. It is a breaking change; instead of $.namespace.widgetname.subclass('namespace.newwidgetname', […]

New jQuery plugins, $.repo and $.getScripts

See the code. jQuery plugin to allow using cdn.rawgit.com to get the latest commit of a github repo github won't let you hotlink to their site directly; raw.githubusercontent.com sends its content with a X-Content-Type-Options:nosniff header, so modern browsers won't accept it as javascript. http://rawgit.com gets around that by pulling the raw file and re-serving it […]

Improved flexcal

Two new additions to flexcal, which is now at version 2.2. See the code and a demo, that uses my new github pages. Mouse Wheel The calendar now responds to wheel events, changing the month with scroll up/down and changing the calendar tab with scroll left/right. I initially tried to throttle it since my trackpad […]

Creating a PowerShell shortcut

I'm sure there must be an easier way to run a program from PowerShell, but I haven't found anything simpler than & "C:\Program Files (x86)\Notepad++\notepad++.exe" with the ampersand and the full path. I could add "C:\Program Files (x86)\Notepad++" to $env:PATH, but I'd still have to type notepad++.exe file. I wanted some way to make a […]