Archives - 26 April 2012, Thursday

  • Issue 90 - April 26, 2012 26 Apr '12, 1pm

    Welcome to issue 90! Be warned, this is a Rails-heavy issue, probably because RailsConf was this week. Still, lots of great Ruby stuff to check out, so let's get to it :-) Headlines Ruby 1.9.3-p194 Released A small version bump for Ruby 1.9.3 which includes a security fix for RubyGems...

  • thread_safe 26 Apr '12, 1am

    thread_safe 0.0.2 Thread-safe collections and utilities for Ruby install gem install thread_safe Download Documentation Subscribe Stats Authors Charles Oliver Nutter 23 total downloads 11 for this version Owners Links Homepage Bundler gem "thread_safe", "~> 0.0.2" Versions 0.0.2 April...

    1. all gems 25 Apr '12, 5pm
  • Double Shot #867 26 Apr '12, 11am

    is Mike Gunderloy's software development weblog, covering Ruby on Rails and whatever else I find interesting in the universe of software. I'm a full-time Rails developer and contributor, available for long- or short-term consulting, with solid experience in working as part of a distri...

    1. Double Shot #866 25 Apr '12, 10am
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    6. Double Shot #864 23 Apr '12, 10am
  • wow, passenger has great arch documentation Been reading lots of docs lately and passenger does it best @phusion_nl

    architectural overview 26 Apr '12, 4am

    2.2. Spawning and caching of code and applications A very naive implementation of Passenger would spawn a Ruby on Rails application every time an HTTP request is received, just like CGI would. However, spawning Ruby on Rails applications is expensive. It can take 1 or 2 seconds on a m...

  • Spree 1.1 Release Candidate 2 | Spree Commerce 26 Apr '12, 4pm

    Posted April 26, 2012 by radar | Comments We have just released Spree 1.1.rc2! In this version, you’ll find bug fixes for bugs detected within the first release candidate, as well as some refactoring. Pending any other issues brought up on the Spree issues , this will be the final rel...

  • #180 Finding Unused CSS 26 Apr '12, 3pm

    begin require 'deadweight' rescue LoadError end desc "run Deadweight CSS check (requires script/server)" task :deadweight do dw = dw.stylesheets = ["/stylesheets/application.css"] dw.pages = ["/", "/feeds", "/about", "/episodes/archive", "/comments", "/episodes/1-cachin...

  • Humans Present: An OSS Lifestyle 26 Apr '12, 4pm

    April 26, 2012 Tagged: OSS Linux Ruby Humans Present Comments (View) Humans Present: An OSS Lifestyle I recently sat down with Mike Burns to discuss his operating system and computer setup. Mike uses an entirely Open Source stack. We discussed how he got started with this, the current...

  • A Guide to The Rails Command Line 26 Apr '12, 12pm

    $ rake about About your application's environment Ruby version 1.8.7 (x86_64-linux) RubyGems version 1.3.6 Rack version 1.3 Rails version 3.2.0.beta JavaScript Runtime Node.js (V8) Active Record version 3.2.0.beta Action Pack version 3.2.0.beta Active Resource version 3.2.0.beta Actio...

  • Feature #1263: Dokuwiki importer. 26 Apr '12, 1pm

    With the new global wiki we are thinking in migrate our dokuwiki documentation to the global wiki in redmine. Could be posible develop an importer from dokuwiki to redmine wiki?.

  • Re-thinking Software Development Education - The Passionate Programmer 26 Apr '12, 7pm

    Re-thinking Software Development Education December 21, 2011 Where have I been lately? Good question. When asked over these past months, I jokingly say something like, “These last 8 months at LivingSocial have been the best 4 years of my career.” But I don’t just mean I’ve been busy. ...

  • exists? (Dir) 26 Apr '12, 5pm

    The documentation is using“/path/to/directory”), but the method being referred to is Dir.exists?(). Dir . exists? (" . ") => true The source code is the same as

  • ActiveResource::Connection 26 Apr '12, 4am

    to handle connections to remote web services. This class is used by ActiveResource::Base to interface with REST services.

  • File: HAML_REFERENCE 26 Apr '12, 9pm

    Square brackets follow a tag definition and contain a Ruby object that is used to set the class and id of that tag. The class is set to the object’s class (transformed to use underlines rather than camel case) and the id is set to the object’s class, followed by its id. Because the id...

    1. File: HAML_REFERENCE 07 May '12, 8pm
    2. File: HAML_REFERENCE 07 May '12, 1pm
  • 219 - Active Model” 26 Apr '12, 12pm

    Episode 193 [watch , read ] was all about tableless models. In that episode we created a model that used some of ActiveRecord’s features but which didn’t have a database table behind it. The technique we used was quite a hack as this is something that ActiveRecord wasn’t designed to d...

    1. 176 - Searchlogic” 27 Apr '12, 10am
  • Torque - [SF] Standup 4/26/2012: Hush Terminal, Hush 26 Apr '12, 5pm

    [SF] Standup 4/26/2012: Hush Terminal, Hush edit Posted by Onsi Fakhouri on Thursday April 26, 2012 at 09:53AM Help! "How do I prevent the asset pipeline from concatenating all my javascript when running Jasmine tests?" Max has an almost-there solution that he sent out to the mailing ...

  • linode 26 Apr '12, 6pm

    This is a wrapper around Linode's automation facilities.