I'm planning on building a playbook for Travis as we go along and refine our monitoring and alerts, it's a neat idea.
Sleepless in Seattle
There's a psychological side to being on-call that needs a lot of getting used to: the thought that an alert could go off at any time. While that's a natural thing, as failures do happen all the time, it's easy to mess up your head. It certainly did that for me.
Lying in bed, not being able to sleep, because your mind is waiting …
Edge Now on Ruby 2.0 with Travis CI
Little to read but Ruby 2.0 is now most clearly on the edge Rails developers' radar.
Deploying to with Git
Just last week,announced Ruby support for its AWS Elastic Beanstalk semi-automated deployment and scaling system. This tutorial by fills in all the blanks by walking us through using it from start to finish with a Rails…
Thank you to Travis CI for letting us know when our code is working (or broken) on various versions of Ruby.
Thank you to Rubygems.org for hosting software which makes our lives easier.
Thank you to Braintree for processing payments for ourselves and our clients.
Thank you to SendGrid for making world-class email delivery a no-brainer, and for your …
Various improvements to automated testing of integration with test libraries.
Make deprecation warnings more prominent.
Paul Revere is a library for "one off" announcements in .
appraisal had its ignored and got a check method which installs …evaluator
§ How to . Your Failed Test in Travis CI
§ GitHub Issues on the command line . Use your $EDITOR, not your browser.
§ From Client-side frameworks suck :
If you expect your framework to hold your hand through the battle field, you're going to end up hitting a mine at some point and if you don't understand or know how to write vanilla, you will never escape.
§ The art of saying with less: Using Writing Smells to . Your Email
Wonderful Travis CI can now help you with pull requests .
Principles of . Design
Knowledge Fighting diabetis with data .
QotD William Vambenepe :
Thisis so undocumented, it wouldn't last a day in .
This is going to be another of those "ten pounds of stuff in a five pound sack" says.
OpenSSL Errors and - An extensive discussion of what's going on, along with workarounds. - Certificate Verify Failed - :: ::FetchError
Announcing - Travis CI can now check out pull requests before they're merged. Support
Railscats! - For those of you who have trouble typing ' '.
…ensure they all work as expected. I intend to find a good way to allow rubygems to self-host their scroll.
I mentioned that I like CI to be setup immediately for new applications. That's next. Jenkins, Travis CI (when they release private application support), and what other CI systems should be supported?
…Travis CI . This means any change in the tests is also run againstusing Travis, so we can manage extending tests without influencing the main RVM build status.
DTF - Deryl's
Deryl put a lot of effort in to start RVM-Tests. He also started the first version of the testing tool. As time went on, it was rewritten to be a separate tool and, to honor Deryl's hard work, it was named Deryl's Testing Framework … Doucette