In years of coding you start to “invent” the wheel over and over again and again but sometimes you really need your own implementations.

For example, when working with Java Script within frameworks like Pentaho Data Integration you can not use third party libraries to solve standard problems. Often third party libraries are also to big or you only need a small fraction of its capability. And the almost “classical” problem with third party libraries is: they solved your problem not exactly as you need it.

Because of this issues I collect often needed, small and self-contained functions here in my “Code Kitchen”:

An image showing some exemplary code for visualization effects.
Last Update: June 9th, 2019
An image showing some exemplary java script code for visualization.
Last Update: June 9th, 2019

One of the standard tasks I needed often is “parsing URLs to its components”. Here you find my simple RegExp driven solution for this problem. advantages small & fast ready to use pure JS: uses only build in standard features it will work in more…