Akshay Nair

Open source developer with multiple projects

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Hey there! I like to make and break open source shit for the web and linux.

Here's some of the stuff I've created -

  • is-a.dev - A subdomain registration service for developers to get a name.is-a.dev domain for their personal websites

  • bsp-layout - A dynamic layout manager for bspwm

  • shotkey - A suckless hotkey daemon for x11

  • algebraic-effects - Implementation of algebraic effects in javascript to standardize effectful code

  • pattern-lock-js - Android-like pattern lock screen library for the web in vanilla javascript

You can sponsor me to keep me going.

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use-tiny-state-machine 37 Updated this week

A tiny (~700 bytes) react hook to help you write finite state machines

pipey 24 Updated this week

Create pipeline operator ready functions by converting instance methods's to context-free functions

pattern-lock-js 24 Updated this week

Pattern lock library for the web using canvas

enum-fp 28 Updated this week

Functional Enum type / Sum type for javascript with simple pattern matching

algebraic-effects 162 Updated this week

Manage side-effects in your javascript application cleanly with algebraic effects

bsp-layout 170 Updated 1 week ago

Manage layouts in bspwm (tall and wide)

shotkey 28 Updated 1 month ago

A simple and lightweight hotkey daemon for X with configurable custom modes and key chords (in ~200 LOC)

owyn-launcher 3 Updated 6 months ago

Owny launcher (Only what you need) is a clean minimal android launcher

plasmajs 138 Updated 8 months ago

An isomorphic nodeJS framework based on react

bslock 4 Updated 9 months ago

Better slock with clean keypress feedback

popcorn 0 Updated 9 months ago

A suckless way for displaying popups in X

any-pinentry 1 Updated 1 year ago

A flexible pinentry script for GNUpg. Uses dmenu by default.



phenax joined 10 months ago.

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