Simple javascript widget to show recent github commits
JavaScript
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README.md

github.commits.widget

This is a very simple to use widget that perfect for open source projects sites. On open source project site you typically want to show how active is your development is. Namely, how many commits your project have and how often are they.

Installation

Install bower component,

    $ bower install github.commits.widget

How to use

Reference 'github.commits.widget.js' and containter div and place such script.

<script>
    $(function() {
        $('#github-commits').githubInfoWidget(
            { user: 'alexanderbeletsky', repo: 'github.commits.widget', branch: 'master' });
    });
</script>

where, user is your github account, repo is name of repository and branch is the name of branch you want to track.

Configuration

You might limit number commits shown in widget by providing with 'last' parameter:

<script>
    $(function() {
        $('#github-commits').githubInfoWidget(
            { user: 'alexanderbeletsky', repo: 'github.commits.widget', branch: 'master', last: 15 });
    });
</script>

You might also limit the length of commit message, by 'limitMessageTo' parameter:

<script>
    $(function() {
        $('#github-commits').githubInfoWidget(
            { user: 'alexanderbeletsky', repo: 'trackyt.api.csharp', branch: 'master', last: 15, limitMessageTo: 30 });
    });
</script>

You can control the avatar size (in pixels) by providing avatarSize option. Default value is 20px.

<script>
    $(function() {
        $('#github-commits').githubInfoWidget(
            { user: 'alexanderbeletsky', repo: 'trackyt.api.csharp', branch: 'master', last: 15, limitMessageTo: 30, avatarSize: 33 });
    });
</script>

Legal Info (MIT License)

Copyright (c) 2012 Alexander Beletsky

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.