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Episode #445 – March 4th, 2014

Episode #445 – March 4th, 2014

It's pattern-mania this week with: interactors, adapters and components-based architectures. Omniref allows us to take a step back to look at dependencies between popu...


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Last month, Omniref released a major update to their Ruby source code indexing system, adding cross library reference inference and inline documentation from included modules, among other things. Omniref is a bit like a Ruby documentation and source code search engine that spans across Rubygems. It was created by Tim Robertson and Montana Low and you can think of it a bit like the Google of Ruby code, but more focused and intelligent on the search results. Because the context is strictly Ruby and Rubygems, they can cross link, show related libraries, dependent libraries, syntax highlighting, documentation, and more. It’s pretty amazing that they can inline function documentation between Rubygems (for example how ActiveModel provides to_key for ActiveRecord objects), showing the original function and documentation.

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Previous Episodes

Episode #444 – February 28th, 2014

ActiveRecord Heatmaps, Atom Editor, Ruby Gotchas and Ruby Tempfiles. Guest hosts Karle Durante and Ken Collins

Episode #443 – February 25th, 2014

In this episode we cover new Rubies and rSpec, Ruby’s Demise, AdequateRecord, and a Ruby Heroes reminder.

Episode #442 – February 21st, 2014

We will miss you Jim Weirich.

Episode #441

In this episode we cover mruby 1.0, Hound CI, ActiveIntegration, Rails Flash Partials, Inch, Inheritable Aliases, and a big Rails for Zombies update. Put down your brains and your entrails.

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