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Episode #420

November 19th, 2013

PostgreSQL lands on Amazon RDS, using chruby and ruby-install over RVM and rbenv, a free shopping cart Rails app, integrating Quickbooks with Rails 4, Mixpanel with Ru...


The PostModern Ruby Environment

Yousef Ourabi wrote a quick post about why he likes chruby and ruby-install better than RVM or rbenv. He gives two reasons. Simplicity: chruby is only around 90 lines of code, and ruby-install has built-in dependency resolution when building Ruby. If you’ve ever had errors complaining about missing libraries or headers when you’re compiling ruby, you’ll no longer get those. Yousef also gives some nice instructions showing how to use these tools on Debian 7 and Mac OSX.

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Episode #419

Keep track of your consoles with marco-polo, get a head start on sass with Bitters, smaller payloads with Rack::Deflater, Heroku open-sources its authentication, Heroku Postgres 2.0, and the MotionInMotion screencasts all in this episode of the Ruby5!j

Episode #418 – November 9th, 2013

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Episode #417 – November 5th, 2013

Rails 4.0.1, Keeping your yaml clean, Invoker, DevOps, Angular Rails, and Rumble Winners all on today's Ruby5!

Episode #416 – November 1st, 2013

Tear down the Rumble, fear Backbone and Angular, a dark statesman will arise and table_print pronto! It's a darker edition of the Ruby 5.

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