Stop Writing Rails Controllers


2 days ago by Shawn Anderson on Atomic Spin.
Writing Rails controllers can be a pain. They exist in a weird transitional point in your application, facilitating communication between the world of...

Some best practices for authentication in Ruby on Rails


2 days ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Authentication, one of the more mundane parts of a Ruby on Rails application, turns out to be pretty diverse. So what are the best practices? First you...

RPCFN: Average Arrival Time For A Flight (#2) – Reprint


2 days ago by Satish Talim on RubyLearning Blog.
Note: This article first appeared on 8th Oct. 2009 but the original is not accessible; hence the reprint. Ruby Programming Challenge For Newbies RPCFN:...

Felipe Elias Philipp Winner RPCFN #1 (Reprint)


2 days ago by Satish Talim on RubyLearning Blog.
Note: This article first appeared on 8th Oct. 2009 but the original is not accessible; hence the reprint. In this brief interview, Satish Talim of RubyLearning...

RPCFN: Shift Subtitle (#1) – Reprint


3 days ago by Satish Talim on RubyLearning Blog.
Ruby Programming Challenge For Newbies RPCFN: Shift Subtitle (#1) By Fabio Akita Note: This article first appeared on 24th Sept. 2009 but the original is...

RPCFN: Ruby Programming Challenge For Newbies (Reprint)


3 days ago by Satish Talim on RubyLearning Blog.
RPCFN: Ruby Programming Challenge For Newbies Note: This article first appeared on 20th Sept. 2009 but the original is not accessible; hence the reprint...

What are the Twelve Rules of Sinatra? (Reprint)


4 days ago by Satish Talim on RubyLearning Blog.
Note: This article first appeared on 19th July. 2009 but the original is not accessible; hence the reprint. The Twelve Rules of Sinatra The Twelve Rules...

Baseimage-docker, fat containers and “treating containers as VMs”


8 days ago by Hongli Lai on Phusion Corporate Blog.
Baseimage-docker is a minimal Ubuntu base image that is modified for Docker-friendliness. People can pull Baseimage-docker from the Docker Registry and...

Docker and the PID 1 zombie reaping problem


8 days ago by Hongli Lai on Phusion Corporate Blog.
When building Docker containers, you should be aware of the PID 1 zombie reaping problem. That problem can cause unexpected and obscure-looking issues when...

Isolating Polymorphism


15 days ago by Peter Harkins on Push cx.
I’m reading Code Complete, 2nd ed and it’s been like catching up with an old friend. I remember reading the first edition at my first tech job...