Pat Shaughnessy's 'Ruby Under a ' Now Available
It's a great time for indie books in theworld lately and this is no exception. Pat's book is a truly deep dive into Ruby's internals with lots of diagrams and lucid explanations to help you along the way.
Phusion Passenger 4.0 Now Supports and Rubinius
's popular Ruby app deployment module for and takes another leap forward by extending …
…(a and core contributor) faces Pat Shaughnessy for an interview about how he got started with Ruby and Rails, what's coming in Rails 4.0, and more.
is back and flying the flag for state machines saying that 'using true/false for state is bad.' Several interesting comments on this one; go join the fray.
Ruby Microframeworks:and …
* Alex Sexton looks at how . affect frontend performance
* Pat Shaughnessy interviews core developer Charless Nutter.
* And finally, an infographic that shows the stunning growth of 's application.
Last week I had a great chat with Pat Shaughnessy about The which has been published as an Book interview on RubySource . Pat really managed to get to the heart of my opinions about how to use Cucumber effectively, so if you're too busy to read the book, this will give you a good summary of my latest thinking on topics such as:
- why Cucumber is pointless unless you involve the whole team
- imperativedeclarative style, and why it matters
…dependencies, making small changes, bundling, raking, committing.
At the end of the road I had a good series of commits spelling out exactly what was needed to get to my goal of a fully updated rails 3.2.2 environment.
If you run bundle outdated and all you see is: Outdated gems included in the bundle: * sprockets (2.4.0 > 2.1.2)
Then you are doing it right!
Have a cookie!
Read more about what's new with bundler 1.1 from Pat Shaughnessy.
…and getting geared up for some fantastic events.
- Pat Shaughnessy asks if is interpreted or compiled.
- shows the importance of controlling your development environment.
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Pat Shaughnessy shares another excerpt from hisUnder a book that digs deep into the world of blocks, lambdas, procs, and bindings and how they relate to closures.
Exceptions suck, but they don't have to. Learn how to program better with error messages, and see how improved messages will lead to a better experience in4.0.
Ruby's: Event-based Programming…
The latest excerpt from Pat Shaughnessy's forthcoming ' Ruby Under A' book. This time he looks at how MRI Ruby implements and stores objects and classes internally.
The 's to Riding a Lion
latest operating system dropped yesterday and of shares some insights into the upgrade process for .
Building An for With Grape
Grape is an API-oriented Rack-based…
Prolific Ruby blogger Pat Shaughnessy has been working on a new e-book aboutlanguage and MRI internals. It's not finished yet but he's sharing a single preview chapter for free right now. Enjoy.
Everyday with by Sumner
A new e-book written by Aaron Sumner that digs into building confidence with testing Rails apps using RSpec. It comes in, and formats. Always handy to have up to date efforts in this regard. …
…framework for executing feature documentation written in plain text in yourprocess. Pat Shaughnessy sits down with , co-author of The , to talk about the ideas behind and its design.
Super your Rails App with and Memcache
Watching and Listening
Back in November 2011,gave a short (9 minutes!) but sweet talk about mruby, what it's about, and where …