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Firefox chrome function : Read/write file on disk

tested on Firefox 7.0.1

const Ci = Components.interfaces;  
const Cc = Components.classes;

function ReadWrite( data ){
    
        	try{
                            Components.utils.import("resource://gre/modules/NetUtil.jsm");
                            Components.utils.import("resource://gre/modules/FileUtils.jsm");

                            var file = FileUtils.getFile("ProfD", ["FileName.txt"]);
                            var ostream = FileUtils.openSafeFileOutputStream(file );
                            var converter = Cc["@mozilla.org/intl/scriptableunicodeconverter"].
                                                     createInstance(Ci.nsIScriptableUnicodeConverter);

                            if( data ){
                            
                                    if ( !file.exists() ){
                                            file.create( Ci.nsIFile.NORMAL_FILE_TYPE, 420);
                                    }
                                    converter.charset = "UTF-8";
                                    var istream = converter.convertToInputStream(data);
                                    NetUtil.asyncCopy(istream , ostream, function(status) {
                                                    if (!Components.isSuccessCode(status)) {
                                                            alert( "Error! :" + status );
                                                            return false;
                                                     }
                                    });
                                                                        
                           }else{
                                    var data = '';
                                    var fstream = Cc["@mozilla.org/network/file-input-stream;1"].
                                                  createInstance(Ci.nsIFileInputStream);
                                    var cstream = Cc["@mozilla.org/intl/converter-input-stream;1"].
                                                  createInstance(Ci.nsIConverterInputStream);
                                    fstream.init(file, -1, 0, 0);
                                    cstream.init(fstream, "UTF-8", 0, 0); // you can use another encoding here if you wish

                                    let (str = {}) {
                                          let read = 0;
                                          do { 
                                                read = cstream.readString(0xffffffff, str); // read as much as we can and put it in str.value
                                                data += str.value;
                                          } while (read != 0);
                                    }
                                    cstream.close(); // this closes fstream
                                    return data;

                               }

	}catch(e){
//                          alert( e);
                            return false;
	}
    }

Support Egypt Revolution

Show your support for the Egyptian revolution by adding this code to your website and blog

<img border="0" id="corner-ad" src="http://gadelkareem.com/tmp/jan25.jpg" width="222" height="111" /> <style>#corner-ad { 
    display: block;  
    width: 222px;  
    height: 111px;  
    position: fixed;  
    top: -16px;  
    right: -70px;  
    -webkit-transform: rotate(45deg);  
    -moz-transform: rotate(45deg);  
    -o-transform: rotate(45deg);  
} 
#corner-ad {  
    top: -80px\9;  
    right: -70px\9;  
    *right: -70px;  
    filter:  progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.Matrix(sizingMethod='auto expand', M11=0.7071067811865476, M12=-0.7071067811865475, M21=0.7071067811865475, M22=0.7071067811865476);  
    -ms-filter: "progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.Matrix(SizingMethod='auto expand', M11=0.7071067811865476, M12=-0.7071067811865475, M21=0.7071067811865475, M22=0.7071067811865476)";  
    zoom: 1;  
}
</style>

A Demo of this code can be seen on the top right of this page

jQuery plugin : monnaTip 0.1

This the simplest tooltip jQuery plugin you can find around.

    features:
  • takes advantage of live(), mouseenter and mouseleave methods
  • tracks mouse movement
  • right and bottom viewport border tracking
  • can be applied on any element

DemodownloadGoogle codeGitHub

Convert html to vbcode and post to vbulletin

using vbulletin files :

chdir('/path/to/forum');
define('THIS_SCRIPT', 'login');
require_once( './global.php');
require_once( DIR . '/includes/functions_wysiwyg.php' );

echo convert_wysiwyg_html_to_bbcode('<i>hello world</i>');

using external function :

Configure sendmail to accept emails only if “from”, “to” or specific field matches

you can exclude an email address or even a host that is spamming you using the access file located in your etc directory, the bad news is that it does not support regex or even wildcards.