Pentadactyl and vimperator
functions can be later called from the command mode or from keybindings.
Some time ago, I wrote a simple function, that makes a request to a page which returns your
public ip address. That way you don’t have to actually visit that page and interrupt your
flow of work. I find this extremely useful as I frequentlty use VPNs and SOCKS proxies.
The js code is the following:
I used a very simple service I wrote and is currently deployed at heroku,
ipz. You can use any of the popular services
like icanhazip or checkip
service from dyndns.
In order for this to work, you need to put the function in your ~/.pentadactylrc enclosed
in a here-document block:
I also set a command to call this function by typing :ip, the command is:
In order for this to work in vimperator, we need some adjustments. Put the following code in your
Again don’t forget the here-document block and the command, which are a bit different.