rubyflow.com Archives - 13 December 2012, Thursday

  • Towards a Common Ruby definition

    rubyflow.com 13 Dec '12, 8pm

    Although I'm not directly involved in any Ruby implementation, I've been in the community for a better part of a decade and want to see us spend less time on politics and more time on evolving an awesome language. Here's my two cents on how I think we can attain a Common Ruby definiti...

  • ROA3 | Ruby on Ales 2013 - March 7th & 8th, 2013

    rubyflow.com 13 Dec '12, 6pm

    ROA3 | Ruby on Ales 2013 - March 7th & 8th, 2013 Posted by amerine on December 13, 2012 — 0 comments I'm happy to announce that the Ruby on Ales crew is putting on our third show. Come visit us in Bend on March 7th and 8th for some great talks, amazing beer and fun wintery activities....

  • More choices, more concurrency. Introducing JRuby on Heroku

    rubyflow.com 13 Dec '12, 6pm

    More choices, more concurrency. Introducing JRuby on Heroku Posted by schneems on December 13, 2012 — 0 comments Heroku just launched JRuby into General Availability, read all about it:Run JRuby on Heroku Today . Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users a...

  • Setting Local Environment Variables in Rails

    rubyflow.com 13 Dec '12, 4pm

    Setting Local Environment Variables in Rails Posted by DanielKehoe on December 13, 2012 — 0 comments A new article from Taylor Mock and the RailsApps Project on Rails Environment Variables shows a bulletproof way to set local environment variables for use in your Rails application wit...

  • Gem Launch: Service

    rubyflow.com 13 Dec '12, 9am

    Gem Launch: Service Posted by c00lryguy on December 13, 2012 — 0 comments Service encapsulates an object which executes a bit of code in a loop that can be started or stopped (optionally in a new Thread) and query whether it is running or not. Comments “ ” Post a Comment Comment abili...

  • Git Go v0.0.1

    rubyflow.com 11 Dec '12, 4pm

    is a small command-line utility distributed as a RubyGem that allows you to easily create/destroy/rename/list all your private-hosted git repositories on your own server. All you need is a small VPS (256MB RAM / 10GB HDD / 1vCPUCore should be sufficient). Git Go also provides you with...

  • 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...