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Matthijs van den Bos

I improve development teams, their processes and their code in pragmatic and practical ways.

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Welcome

Hi, I am Matthijs, welcome to my site. On it, you will find a little about me and a lot about things I encounter in my work.

Recent Posts

Wrapping the unwrappable

What to do if you have some text that you want to wrap when its container becomes too small, but it contains no spaces.

New Jekyll plugin: Kramdown with Pygments

I wrote a Jekyll plugin that enables Pygments syntax highlighting for Kramdown-parsed fenced code blocks. It is heavily based on krampygs, but refactored to make it work with Jekyll 2.*.

It's been a long time!

Yes, it’s been an extremely long time since my last post. Embarrasingly long. Almost four-and-a-half years to be precise.

Been offline for two weeks...

…and I didn’t even notice it.

ZF: assigning objects to partials the easy way

Recently, I have been using view script partials (Zend_View_Helper_Partial) and wanted to assign an object as an object to a partial and have full use of it in the partial. I found the solution in the ZF manual very impractical and thought of another way to solve this. In this post I describe the ‘ZF manual’ way to do it, and my easier way.

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Matthijs van den Bos bio photo

Matthijs van den Bos

I improve development teams, their processes and their code in pragmatic and practical ways.

Github Stackoverflow LinkedIn Twitter Google+ Keybase