How to Use PowerShell to Create a timer or a stopwatch

I wanted to create a timer that I will be able to know how much time passed from a snippet of a code. I familiar with the Measure-Command:

But I wanted to know if there is another way I […]

How does JavaScript .prototype work?

I’m not that into dynamic programming languages, but I’ve written my fair share of JavaScript code. I never really got my head around this prototype-based programming, does any one know how this works?

I remember a lot discussion I […]

How to list all the files in a commit?

I am looking for a simple git command that provides a nicely formatted list of all files that were part of the commit given by a hash (SHA1), with no extraneous information. I have tried:

Although it lists the […]

How do I pass a variable by reference?

The Python documentation seems unclear about whether parameters are passed by reference or value, and the following code produces the unchanged value ‘Original’

Is there something I can do to pass the variable by actual reference? Arguments are passed […]