Planet Ruby Flow

the unofficial alterslash-style digest

kramdown 1.15.0 released

Ruby Flow Friday September 08, 2017 @ 19:59 • 4 months ago
This is a bug fix release but also drops compatibility with Ruby versions < 2.0. See https://kramdown.gettalong.org/news.html for details.

Learn the popular ways you can sort an array in Ruby

Ruby Flow Friday September 08, 2017 @ 11:02 • 5 months ago
Learn how many different ways you can sort an array in Ruby. Including the quicksort algorithm!

How to get started with ActiveRuby

Ruby Flow Friday September 08, 2017 @ 05:55 • 5 months ago

Transferring your color theme between Sublime and Atom

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 22:00 • 5 months ago
Davinci is a gem that ports color themes between different text editors. Did you modify your Monokai and you’re too lazy to figure out how to make the same changes in Atom? Just use davinci! https://github.com/mattcheah/davinci

Docker images to get started with APIQ CMS

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 20:14 • 5 months ago
Recently I spent some time on preparing Docker images containing boilerplate Ruby on Rails 5.1 apps packaged with APIQ as dependency… Continue reading

London Ruby Unconference 2017 on Oct 07

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 17:09 • 5 months ago
If you are in London, and love Ruby, come join us in this year’s edition! An ‘unconference’ is a gathering which aims to provide an open and creative conversation on a series of topics. It is unlike a normal conference in that there is no pre-planned agenda, no central organisation, no fixed speakers, and no eye-watering price tag! Details and Tickets here.

A Puzzle About Ruby Constants

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 13:48 • 5 months ago
While doing some refactoring, I stumbled on a case where Ruby constants didn’t behave as I expected. To figure out what was going on, I ended up drilling down into YARV instructions. It turns out that Ruby constant resolution is actually very complex! BLOG POST HERE

How I wrote a big and nasty query and how I started simplifying it

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 12:44 • 5 months ago
A blog post about a time I wrote a query with chained ruby methods weighing in at 41 lines and 2844 characters and how I started to clean it up.

Calling Python from Ruby

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 06:26 • 5 months ago
Pycall reached it’s 1.0 milestone! Now we have a stable library for reusing the whole Python ecosystem in Ruby.

Why Bloggers Are Opting For Mobile App Development In Sydney

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 05:43 • 5 months ago
Frustrated with responding to thousands of fans from all the social media platforms? Looking for an innovative way of connecting with your audience? Are you still relying on your blog (website), Facebook, Twitter or Instagram for your posts and announcements?

Best Resources for Learning Ruby on Rails

Ruby Flow Thursday September 07, 2017 @ 05:06 • 5 months ago
15+ Best Resources for Learning Ruby on Rails: http://handypixel.com/15-best-resources-learning-ruby-rails/

General availability of App Service on Linux and Web App for Containers

Ruby Flow Wednesday September 06, 2017 @ 20:04 • 5 months ago
Microsoft announces that Azure App Service is now generally available on Linux, including its Web App for Containers capability. With this, we now offer built-in image support for ASP.NET Core, Node.js, PHP and Ruby on Linux, as well as provide developers an option to bring their own Docker formatted container images supporting Java, Python, Go and more.

Quick Access to Your Production Rails Console

Ruby Flow Wednesday September 06, 2017 @ 16:27 • 5 months ago
A simple, fast way to get to your production rails console! https://medium.com/masterpoint/quick-access-to-your-production-rails-console-d514336b761f
With the end of the summer break, we resumed our Rubygems Monthly! A bunch of good stuff this month, and interesting things to come too!

[TIL] How to override Spree Rails engine routes

Ruby Flow Wednesday September 06, 2017 @ 15:44 • 5 months ago
Overriding a rails engine routes can be hard to achieve when you want to remove or change existing routes. So we have to find a pretty simple solution: http://www.brice-sanchez.com/til-how-to-override-spree-rails-engine-routes/
pluto.models/1.4.0, feed.parser/1.0.0, feed.filter/1.1.1 - Ruby/2.0.0 (2014-11-13/x86_64-linux) on Rails/4.2.0 (production)