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Activity for Andrew Ray‭

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Edit Post #291667 Initial revision 8 days ago
Question How is this code "dividing" by a string?
I found a strange expression in some Python code: ``` python from library import HOMEDIRECTORY file = HOMEDIRECTORY / "file.json" ``` It seems to be dividing a string by another string in order to do something with files. However, I can't make this work in the REPL with my own strings: ...
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8 days ago
Comment Post #291492 Even if you replace `typeof someVar !== null` with `someVar !== null`, it still won't work. The condition `typeof someVar !== "undefined" || someVar !== null` is always true because `typeof someVar` is only `"undefined"` if `someVar` is `undefined`, in which case, it's not `null`; conversely, if `som...
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27 days ago
Edit Post #291472 Initial revision 30 days ago
Question TypeScript won't recognize cross-module type extensions
I'm trying to write a Node module that extends the functionality of another module (a peer dependency which I do not control) using a register function exposed by the other module. This adds additional methods to some types from the other library, and I have created a .d.ts file that contains those t...
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30 days ago