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Episode #192 - July 22nd, 2011

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This week the release of ClojureScript seemed to overshadow the release of OSX Tiger (at least on my twitterstream). How do you test your cron logic? Patching ruby for fun and profit, a fair and balanced view on Redis, and making your ruby processes run forever... all that and more on today's Ruby5...

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  • New Relic
  • ClojureScript
  • Testing Cron
  • Stamp
  • Ruby Patches
  • Constructable
  • Using Redis
  • Rails Exception Handler
  • foreverb
  • gas
  • Ruby5

Rails Exception Handler Jump to Story

Bjørn Trondsen wrote in to tell us about his 'rails exception handler' gem. It can gather error reports from a bunch of different rails apps into one database, customize error responses, offers fine grained control over which exceptions should have which responses, and gives you filtering options to help get rid of exceptions caused by thing you don't care about, like web crawlers.

October 16th, 2014

Unary Operators, Writing fast Ruby, each_with_object, ES6 Transpiler and HStore

October 14th, 2014

RailsRumble, Ruby Motion for Rails devs, how Ruby Hashes work, how to deal with data migrations, clean up your routes file, and get better logs.

October 7th, 2014

Rails data migrations, tools for optimization, Bundler::Updater, using UUID with Postgres, 20,000 Leagues Under Active Record, and Ruby 2.2.0

October 3rd, 2014

Greenscreen.io, rails-disco, onboarding your junior devs, being a better Rubyist, staging environments, and the anti-pattern of absolutes all in this episode of the Ruby5.