How to add a new chart type to dc.js

This is a step by step description of how I extended dc.js with a new chart type. It is inspired by a wiki page by Thomas Robert. A Bullet chart Mike Bostock already implemented a bullet chart in D3.

wiki of the future?

Last weekend I have been watching, reading and playing around with Ward Cunningham's Smallest Federated Wiki. As usual he is a great designer and aims to simple, effective, understandable and useful tools!

syntax highlight

The following example shows how to syntax highligh some snippet of code in a very minimalistic way. I used it by symlinking to a file in the version control repo and name it in as the argument of