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Sunday, 12 November 2017

How to write a React app in TypeScript?

A tutorial and example code on how to write a React app in TypeScript, using Webpack.

If you just want to see the final code, you can get it here. Otherwise follow along, and I'll talk you through it!

Saturday, 12 August 2017

How to tell if you need to push any branch in any of several Git repositories

I want to reformat my laptop. I have a number of repositories for work, each in a subfolder off of ~/work. Before I reformat, do I have any commits that I have forgotten to push?

Old Sarum

Saturday, 29 July 2017

Hello World in JavaFX with Kotlin and Gradle

I want to make a GUI application using Kotlin. JavaFX seems to be the way to do modern GUI applications on the JVM. But how to get it all integrated? What follows is a minimal, "Hello World" application, and my instructions for getting it working on Ubuntu 16.04.

Hopefully not this complicated