Twix.js allows you to work with date ranges
Twix is a simple but opinionated JS library for working with date ranges, and includes a customizable smart formatter. It's written in CoffeeScript and it depends on Moment.js.
It allows you to do, among other things, this:
var t = moment"1982-01-25T09:30"twix"1982-01-25T13:30";tformat; //=> Jan 25, 1982, 9:30 AM - 1:30 PMtisSame"day"; //=> truethumanizeLength; //=> "4 hours"tcount"days"; //=> 1
And much more.
Breaking change in 0.6.0 Twix ranges will ignore changes to their endpoints; once you create the range, it's frozen in place. Construct new ranges to grow/shrink.
If you want to build Twix for yourself, you'll need to install CoffeeScript. Then clone the repo out and run this:
make configure build
Configure just installs the NPMs and brings in Moment as a submodule, so you only have to do that part once.
Note that the source is
src/twix.coffee; the output is
bin/twix.js. You can run the tests via
You can also run the tests in-browser by building and then loading
Patches are welcome!
- Submit pull requests to the
developbranch. I merge develop to master when we cut a release.
- Don't include your changes to the generated
.jsfiles in the patch; they're much harder to merge. I'll generate them when I cut the release.
0.6.1: Meteor support
0.6.0: Moment deprecations, s/lang/locale, xor, intersection, split, difference, immutability
0.5.1: Make Twix compatible with Moment 2.8.1
0.5.0: Fix intersection/overlap behavior (#36), expand signature, and deal with Moment deprecations.
0.4.0: Simplified internationalization support (possibly breaking change for those few people using French support), added more complex iteration durations. Reverted build complexity.
0.3.0: AMD support, basic internationalization support, bug fix for
iterateInner. Component and bower support. New build system and code organization.
overlapsfor adjacent times, renamed
union, added deprecation warnings.
isCurrent. Added duration methods. Emphasized moment() monkey patch methods over Twix() constructor. Some bug fixes.
Older versions - wasn't tracking.
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