5:58 Play Subscribe with or Intro song by Falseta

Episode #12 - September 22, 2009

2df14bd29ca441a9d4656f0abae2e0ab.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Gregg Pollack 0d2bf6fbf141a1995560fa9273992ff0.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Nathaniel Bibler

friendly_id, watchr, Rubber, and jsvars are covered in this episode of Ruby5. Also, get your boots on, 'cause it's time again for another RailsBridge and Rails Core BugMash going on this weekend.

Subscribe to our mailing list!

This episode is sponsored by Purple Workshops. Friendly and inclusive Ruby on Rails training for you and your whole team.

  • Purple Workshops
  • Rubber
  • watchr
  • jsvars
  • Rails BugMash
  • mod_rewrite
  • friendly_id
  • Ruby5

watchr, a Possible Replacement for autotest Jump to Story

Martin Aumont released a gem recently, called watchr. watchr is, at its heart, a file system monitoring application that focuses on a specific directory and then runs whatever executable you like after each file change. It accepts configuration scripts and, with about two lines of code, can even do 80% of what autotest can do. There is a lot of power in the flexibility with this one.

July 25nd, 2014

Rails Rumble, Debug Anything and Speeding up Rails

July 22nd, 2014

Get your mind in the Gutter, agree that Programming is Not Math, be a RubyCritic, master Vim Plugins for Ruby, review 3 Ways to Create Classes in Ruby, and take a trip to RailsPacific.

July 18th, 2014

Take a peek into your app, think about accessibility, write polyglot web apps, learn Rails, say goodbye to 1.8.7 and 1.9.2 support

July 15th, 2014

In this episode we cover fun with iBeacons and PunchClock, visually starting a Rails app with Prelang, a Ruby Queue Pop method with Timeout, text translations from the command line with Termit and Diving into the Rails request handling.