Ruby Ramblings

Ruby is my favourite programming language and more importantly programming community.

Even though I have been using Ruby for several years now I feel like I still have a lot of learn, the following posts are me sharing my learnings with you.

  1. Spring and Foreman complaining about secret_key not being set
  2. Fixing No Default Alternative Specified error in rails
  3. Loading a specific file into Dotenv
  4. Notes from LRUG
  5. Pictures from LRUG Nov ‘15
  6. What is a Gemfile
  7. Adding skip_after_filter to Rails Admin
  8. Uploading files with Capybara in Rspec tests
  9. The difference between Render and Redirect in Rails
  10. What is a Proc?
  11. Deleting Attachments with rails_admin
  12. Updating a Slug on a live Rails System
  13. Ruby’s Partition for Enumerables
  14. POODIR On Testing
  15. Rails Migrations for Beginners
  16. Set Intersection in Ruby
  17. Some notes and links on websockets with rails
  18. Nokogiri won't install? Check that you have accepted Xcode's EULA
  19. Converting numbers to hex using to_s in Ruby
  20. Get the name of a Ruby class
  21. Programmatically finding out the size of the retry queue with Sidekiq
  22. Using Ruby to get access to Google Keywords
  23. Generating migrations with couchrest_model
  24. CouchRest Rails Setup - Setting a blank username/password is not the same as not setting a username/password
  25. An introduction to Ruby/Rails/Git - Belfast Ruby
  26. When testing the datasift ruby gem locally be sure to turn SSL off
  27. Belfast Ruby: Talks on Elixir, Tmux and Jekyll
  28. Using Devise to verify an email address and password
  29. Barry Gordon talks about Vagrant - Belfast Ruby
  30. Getting the flot-rails gem to play nicely with IE8
  31. Rspec's be_an_instance_of is pretty useful
  32. Passing a day of the week into Ruby's Date.parse
  33. Some things I have learned about Ruby's fetch method
  34. The quickest way to get from nothing to Ruby and Rails
  35. Killing all instances of Ruby on Rails running on a certain port.
  36. Controlling a jQuery datepicker with Watir
  37. Using Dropdowns in Watir Webdriver
  38. Write simple rspec tests on one line for fun and profit
  39. Adding Data Attributes using haml_tag
  40. Getting the rmagick 2.12.2 gem working on Mac OS X
  41. Ruby Podcasts I have been recommended
  42. Validation Helpers
  43. Secure your Redmine install by patching Ruby on Rails
  44. What is the RAILS_GEM_VERSION
  45. My scribbled thoughts on Belfast Ruby's first meet up.
  46. Ruby Fizz Buzz Solution
  47. Ruby Testing and Documenting best practice