19 April 2014

The Ruby Reflector

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RubyGems

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 4 months ago.
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Best of Sublime Text 3: Features, Plugins, and Settings - Some introductory material on making ST3 act and look nice.

Ruby Docs - Create your own combined searchable Ruby and Rails documentation of exactly the versions that you're using.

2.2.0 Released - Of RubyGems, that is.

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By Satish Talim of RubyLearning Blog 4 months ago.
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RubyGems

Bundler

Git

Dates

The course starts on Saturday, 18th Jan. 2014 and runs for 2 weeks.

Is the course really free?

A lot of effort and time goes into building such a course and we would really love that you pay at least US$ 15 for the course. Since this is a " Pay if you Like " course, you are under no obligation to pay and hence the course would be free for you.

How do I register and pay the course fees?

First, create an account on the site and …

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On Ruby News 4 months ago.
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RDoc 4.1.0 and RubyGems 2.2.0

"literal".freeze is now optimized # 9042

add Exception#cause # 8257

update libraries like BigDecimal, JSON, NKF, Rake, RubyGems, and RDoc.

See more details of changes: NEWS in ruby repository(WIP) .

ko1 talked about the new features of Ruby 2.1 at toruby: All about Ruby 2.1

Konstantin Haase (@konstantinhaase) wrote good summary in his blog post: What's new in Ruby 2.1? . …

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On Ruby News 5 months ago.
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update libraries like json, nkf, rake, RubyGems, and RDoc.

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http://cache.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/2.1/ruby-2.1.0-preview2.tar.bz2 SIZE: 11432454 bytes MD5: 9d566a9b2d2e7e35ad6125e2a14ce672 SHA256: 780fddf0e3c8a219057d578e83367ecfac5e945054b9f132b3b93ded4802d1ce

http://cache.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/2.1/ruby-2.1.0-preview2.tar.gz SIZE: 14416029 bytes MD5: ba2b95d174e156b417a4d580a452eaf5 SHA256: a9b1dbc16090ddff8f6c6adbc1fd0473bcae8c69143cecabe65d55f95f6dbbfb …

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By Mike Ackerman of Viget.com Blogs 5 months ago.
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…since it uses a browser engine to render the page and then save as a PDF. I found two Ruby gems that use this library: PDFKit & Wicked PDF .

I initially started using PDFKit and its included middleware, and I was able to very quickly get viewable and downloadable PDFs.

I enjoyed that the necessary binary files are included with the gem for a number of operating system environments, which saves you from having to install different packages in your respective application …

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 4 months ago.
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The rumors of Bundler's death have been greatly exaggerated - What's going on with Bundler and RubyGems.

Keeping Parts of Your Codebase Private on GitHub - How to manage a mixed public/private project.

PeriodicCalculations - Cumulate periodic results of aggregates (such as daily sales) over time with PostgreSQL.

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup 5 months ago.
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Extreme Makeover: Rubygems Edition - Some of the work that goes on behind the scenes in the Ruby community.

The Mature Optimization Handbook - Free eBook from Facebook.

Efficiency with Sublime Text and Ruby - How to make your editing life easier.

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By Hongli Lai of Phusion Corporate Blog 6 months ago.
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…unique download token, which can be found in the Customer Area . The new RubyGems source URL and APT URL look like this: https://download:YOUR_DOWNLOAD_TOKEN@www.phusionpassenger.com/enterprise_gems/ deb https://download:YOUR_DOWNLOAD_TOKEN@www.phusionpassenger.com/enterprise_apt precise main

Why are we doing this?

We made this change as a security precaution. Just to be clear: there is no security incident. Nothing has been breached or leaked, and the old mechanism was not vulnerable. …

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If you've worked on a web application in the past eight years or so, there's a good chance you've written mapping or geocoding functionality. I've worked on multiple Rails applications in the past year which geocode certain pieces of data; each time, I had to remind myself which Ruby gems to use for searching, how to retrieve coordinate information from the browser, and the correct way to write tests for the behavior I wanted to add.

Introducing " Geocoding on Rails"

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By Kenneth Kalmer of Open Sourcery 7 months ago.
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…"-edge" parameter to get a Gemfile that tracks Github instead of Rubygems: $ daemon-kit vuvuzela --edge

Tracking edge is probably the best choice up until 0.3.0 final is released.

Please give 0.3 a test drive

Get going with: $ gem install daemon-kit --pre

or update your Gemfile: gem 'daemon-kit', '~> 0.3.0.rc2'

Afterwards run the following to get your local daemon updated: $ rake daemon_kit:upgrade

Blocker for a 0.3 final

There is only one blocker …

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