Ruby Ramblings

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

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

  1. How to change the column type with Rails migrate
  2. When to include irb in Ruby 2.4.0
  3. ActiveJob Vs ApplicationJob
  4. Ruby Contractor London
  5. Spring and Foreman complaining about secret_key not being set
  6. LRUG July 2016
  7. Brighton Ruby 2016
  8. Fixing No Default Alternative Specified error in rails
  9. Loading a specific file into Dotenv
  10. How does Capistrano work?
  11. Notes from LRUG
  12. Pictures from LRUG Nov ‘15
  13. What is a Gemfile
  14. Adding skip_after_filter to Rails Admin
  15. Uploading files with Capybara in Rspec tests
  16. The difference between Render and Redirect in Rails
  17. What is a Proc?
  18. Deleting Attachments with rails_admin
  19. Updating a Slug on a live Rails System
  20. Ruby’s Partition for Enumerables
  21. POODIR On Testing
  22. Rails Migrations for Beginners
  23. Set Intersection in Ruby
  24. Some notes and links on websockets with rails
  25. Nokogiri won't install? Check that you have accepted Xcode's EULA
  26. Converting numbers to hex using to_s in Ruby
  27. Get the name of a Ruby class
  28. Programmatically finding out the size of the retry queue with Sidekiq
  29. Using Ruby to get access to Google Keywords
  30. Generating migrations with couchrest_model
  31. CouchRest Rails Setup - Setting a blank username/password is not the same as not setting a username/password
  32. An introduction to Ruby/Rails/Git - Belfast Ruby
  33. When testing the datasift ruby gem locally be sure to turn SSL off
  34. Belfast Ruby: Talks on Elixir, Tmux and Jekyll
  35. Using Devise to verify an email address and password
  36. Barry Gordon talks about Vagrant - Belfast Ruby
  37. Getting the flot-rails gem to play nicely with IE8
  38. Rspec's be_an_instance_of is pretty useful
  39. Passing a day of the week into Ruby's Date.parse
  40. Some things I have learned about Ruby's fetch method
  41. The quickest way to get from nothing to Ruby and Rails
  42. Killing all instances of Ruby on Rails running on a certain port.
  43. Using Dropdowns in Watir Webdriver
  44. Controlling a jQuery datepicker with Watir
  45. Write simple rspec tests on one line for fun and profit
  46. Adding Data Attributes using haml_tag
  47. Getting the rmagick 2.12.2 gem working on Mac OS X
  48. Ruby Podcasts I have been recommended
  49. Validation Helpers
  50. Secure your Redmine install by patching Ruby on Rails
  51. What is the RAILS_GEM_VERSION
  52. My scribbled thoughts on Belfast Ruby's first meet up.
  53. Ruby Fizz Buzz Solution
  54. Ruby Testing and Documenting best practice