rubyflow.com Archives - 10 December 2012, Monday

  • Using Authority when you don't have a model

    rubyflow.com 10 Dec '12, 9pm

    Using Authority when you don't have a model Posted by NathanLong on December 10, 2012 — 0 comments Authority provides a sensible, ORM-neutral way to authorize actions on your Rails models. But what if you need to authorize something for which there is no model, like access to a stats ...

  • rack-protection 1.3.0

    rubyflow.com 10 Dec '12, 4pm

    rack-protection 1.3.0 Posted by rkh on December 10, 2012 — 0 comments I just released rack-protection 1.3.0. Please upgrade your apps. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA to solve the es...

  • Rate limit your Rails app using Doorkeeper and Redis

    rubyflow.com 10 Dec '12, 11am

    Rate limit your Rails app using Doorkeeper and Redis Posted by andreareginato on December 10, 2012 — 0 comments I just launched the Redis Throttle gem. This is fork of the Rack Throttle middleware that provides logic for rate-limiting incoming HTTP requests to Rack applications using ...

  • Test CLI calls to remote APIs

    rubyflow.com 09 Dec '12, 4pm

    Test CLI calls to remote APIs Posted by pmurach on December 09, 2012 — 0 comments communist treats your command line app as black box and provides simple cucumber steps to described expected responses. Check it out and let us know what you think? Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment ab...

  • Automatic reloading in Rails console

    rubyflow.com 09 Dec '12, 12am

    Automatic reloading in Rails console Posted by jordoh on December 09, 2012 — 0 comments Enable automatic reloading in the Rails console so every statement is evaluated using the latest code. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivat...

  • Mutli-platform installation instructions for MRI, JRuby and Rubinius

    rubyflow.com 08 Dec '12, 8am

    Mutli-platform installation instructions for MRI, JRuby and Rubinius Posted by postmodern on December 08, 2012 — 1 comment Recently wrote copy/pastable installation instructions for MRI , JRuby and Rubinius on Debian, Ubuntu, RedHat, Fedora and OS X. Comments “ ” you might consider ad...

  • Using quick shell aliases

    rubyflow.com 07 Dec '12, 10pm

    Using quick shell aliases Posted by NathanLong on December 07, 2012 — 0 comments Temporary shell aliases are a pretty obvious idea, but do you remember to make them when you need them? Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pe...

  • 7 steps to continuous deployment

    rubyflow.com 07 Dec '12, 7pm

    7 steps to continuous deployment Posted by oBeLx on December 07, 2012 — 0 comments Releasing new parts of your software daily has so many advantages, that you can't afford to refrain from it: * making releases a breeze * faster development * immediate user feedback * happy developers ...

  • Roundtrip: simple tracking and metrics for your business processes in real-time

    rubyflow.com 07 Dec '12, 6pm

    Roundtrip: simple tracking and metrics for your business processes in real-time Posted by jondot on December 07, 2012 — 0 comments I just pushed Roundtrip , a Redis, Sinatra and Graphite based business process tracking and metrics service. You can also see how it works in this blog po...

  • Join the Google+ Ruby Community!

    rubyflow.com 07 Dec '12, 4pm

    Join the Google+ Ruby Community! Posted by bcardarella on December 07, 2012 — 0 comments Google+ just released communities so let's build one around Ruby. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAP...

  • Add metadata to Minitest specs similar to RSpec

    rubyflow.com 06 Dec '12, 8am

    Add metadata to Minitest specs similar to RSpec Posted by ningja on December 06, 2012 — 0 comments Just released minispec-metadata gem. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA to solve the e...

  • Brainfucktt - a Brainfuck interpreter built with TreeTop

    rubyflow.com 06 Dec '12, 4am

    Brainfucktt - a Brainfuck interpreter built with TreeTop Posted by c00lryguy on December 06, 2012 — 0 comments While learning Treetop , I decided that a Brainfuck interpreter would be a nice place to start. So, I made treetop_bootstrap , which is a scaffold for Treetop projects, and t...

  • world.db gem Now Includes All 193 United Nations Countries; Added CSV/HTML Export

    rubyflow.com 06 Dec '12, 12am

    world.db gem Now Includes All 193 United Nations Countries; Added CSV/HTML Export Posted by geraldbauer on December 06, 2012 — 0 comments I've added all 193 member countries of the United Nations to the world.db fixtures 'n' gem. I've also added csv or html table export for spreadshee...

  • Ensuring data integrity

    rubyflow.com 05 Dec '12, 10am

    Ensuring data integrity Posted by pcreux on December 05, 2012 — 0 comments I just wrote a blog post where I share practices to ensure data integrity on Ruby on Rails applications. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending...

  • Garlic.js in love with Rails Asset Pipeline

    rubyflow.com 04 Dec '12, 9pm

    Garlic.js in love with Rails Asset Pipeline Posted by nashby on December 04, 2012 — 0 comments I just released garlicjs-rails gem. Garlic.js allows you to automatically persist your forms' text field values locally, until the form is submitted. This way, your users don't lose any prec...

  • Essence of MVC

    rubyflow.com 04 Dec '12, 8pm

    Essence of MVC Posted by shanebdavis on December 04, 2012 — 0 comments Clear, illustrated post on the essence of the Model-View-Controller pattern, its structures, its roles and how to maximize its amazing benefits. The Essence of MVC Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for ...

  • A quick flight over the MRI codebase (in 30 YouTube minutes)

    rubyflow.com 03 Dec '12, 3pm

    A quick flight over the MRI codebase (in 30 YouTube minutes) Posted by PeterCooper on December 03, 2012 — 0 comments Pat Shaughnessy (author of Ruby Under a Microscope) and I recently sat down and took a tour of the MRI Ruby codebase. It's suited to people who've never looked under th...

  • Clickable stacktraces for RSpec and MacVim

    rubyflow.com 02 Dec '12, 11am

    Clickable stacktraces for RSpec and MacVim Posted by rubiii on December 02, 2012 — 0 comments The title pretty much says it all. Give it a try! Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA to sol...

  • Rails 4 Countdown to 2013

    rubyflow.com 01 Dec '12, 2pm

    Rails 4 Countdown to 2013 Posted by kfaustino on December 01, 2012 — 0 comments For the month of December, Rida Al Barazi and I will be writing a series of 31 Rails 4 related articles in anticipation of the eventual release. Today we discussed the extraction of page and action caching...

  • XPool: A UNIX(X) Process Pool.

    rubyflow.com 01 Dec '12, 5am

    XPool: A UNIX(X) Process Pool. Posted by robgleeson on December 01, 2012 — 0 comments I just launched XPool , a lightweight & fast UNIX process pool. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA ...

  • Web Performance Anomaly Detection with Google Analytics

    rubyflow.com 30 Nov '12, 8pm

    Web Performance Anomaly Detection with Google Analytics Posted by igrigorik on November 30, 2012 — 0 comments If you are using Google Analytics, then you have a powerful anomaly detection engine at your disposal... and it can be easily configured to help you monitor the performance of...

  • A Detailed Look at a Small DCI Refactoring in Ruby

    rubyflow.com 30 Nov '12, 6pm

    A Detailed Look at a Small DCI Refactoring in Ruby Posted by flyingmachine on November 30, 2012 — 0 comments In this post I go over a small refactoring to clean up some code in Whoops by implementing the DCI pattern. I’ll cover the actual code changes and include my usual hand-wringin...

  • The 12 Gems of Christmas

    rubyflow.com 30 Nov '12, 6pm

    The 12 Gems of Christmas Posted by mperham on November 30, 2012 — 0 comments I'm blogging about a new or "under-appreciated" rubygem every day for the next 12 days. Each day you will learn about a gem and how it can help you as a Ruby developer. Read all about The 12 Gems of Christmas...

  • Making Call Indexing Faster in Brakeman

    rubyflow.com 30 Nov '12, 5pm

    Making Call Indexing Faster in Brakeman Posted by presidentbeef on November 30, 2012 — 0 comments I wrote up a small blog post about using perftools.rb to improve performance where I didn't think there was room for improvement. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non reg...

  • Referencing local gems in your Gemfile

    rubyflow.com 30 Nov '12, 4am

    Referencing local gems in your Gemfile Posted by NathanLong on November 30, 2012 — 1 comment If you need to reference local gems in your Gemfile, but don't want to annoy your coworkers by hardcoding a path in your home directory, here's a quick solution . Comments “ ” You can use path...

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  • Ruby Tidbit: Include vs Extend with Module Class Variables

    rubyflow.com 29 Nov '12, 4pm

    Ruby Tidbit: Include vs Extend with Module Class Variables Posted by ernie on November 29, 2012 — 0 comments I just put together a quick article about an interesting difference between include vs extend of modules when it comes to class variables. Interesting, if not necessarily pract...

  • Convert to the new Rspec syntax with Vim macros

    rubyflow.com 29 Nov '12, 1pm

    Convert to the new Rspec syntax with Vim macros Posted by sleeplessgeek on November 29, 2012 — 0 comments Rspec 2.11 introduces a new syntax: `expect(foo).to eq('bar')` instead of `foo.should eq('bar')`. If you're using Vim, you can record and play back macros to make converting your ...

  • Simple App Stats with StatBoard

    rubyflow.com 28 Nov '12, 9pm

    Simple App Stats with StatBoard Posted by dce on November 28, 2012 — 0 comments I made a simple gem for displaying app usage stats . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA to solve the esca...

  • Running a High Volume Rails app on Heroku

    rubyflow.com 28 Nov '12, 6pm

    Running a High Volume Rails app on Heroku Posted by bryckbost on November 28, 2012 — 0 comments In 3 easy steps you can setup a rails app on Heroku that can easily handle 200 requests per second and 100 concurrent connections, for free. Check out how ! Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comm...

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  • Your Objects, the Unix Way — Applying the Unix Philosophy to Object-Oriented Design :

    rubyflow.com 28 Nov '12, 2pm

    Your Objects, the Unix Way — Applying the Unix Philosophy to Object-Oriented Design Posted by brynary on November 28, 2012 — 0 comments I just posted the latest article on the Code Climate blog. It's written by John Pignata, and discusses the similarities between Unix design and good ...