Tag: node

Cross-compiling vs cross-compiling

This topic is drives me for some time. Cross-compiling is actually a misnomer. Or and ambiguous term. Whatever. Basically, cross-compiling means at least two different things in different peoples minds. The first group think of cross-compiling as a process, after which an executa…

Don't use global npm config for dotfiles with nvm

It is possible to set the global npm config via the global switch npm config set init-version "0.0.1" -g npm config set init-version "0.0.1" --global The location of the global npm config in nvm is tied to node version, rendering it unsuitable for dotfiles …

How to assert sorted dates in Cypress

Here's how I use Cypress to assert that the user interface I am building displays datetime information sorted chronologically. Consider the list of dates served at the port 3000 that looks like this: <ul id="sorted"> <li>14.12.1999</li> <li>…

Following file renames in gitlog

After my previous attempt to get published date and the edited date of the post that lives entirely in the git somehow reached the dead end because I could not reliably find out how to handle renames, I have finally found a working way. Start by preparing a file with a git histo…

Prevent push when skipping Cypress tests

Here's way I use to prevent pushing changes when some of the Cypress tests are being skipped Install required packages npm i -D cypress husky start-server-and-test Define your dev script in package.json if not done by your scaffolding ... "scripts": { + "de…