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The Resque Way

Introduction When we started using Resque two years ago we were impressed by two things: its power out-of-the-box and its opportunities for scalability. Over the past two years, we’ve explored Resque internals and plugins. We’d like to share what we’ve learned from our practical experience using Resque during different phases …

5 things I would improve in rails

Warning: the content of this article is not considered to be trivial, like “Make ActiveRecord …. just like DataMapper”. These are valuable and realistic improvements that fixes significant problems that I met during 3 years of development with rails. Multiple select problem Everyone should know the problem with html checkbox …

Command line interface for hoptoad

We are trying to build a better development workflow in Railsware by connecting all our tools together.So, this time we tried to connect HopToad Application with git commits. This idea was resulted in the command line interface for hoptoad api with a little git integration – Shelltoad.

How to crash production from github admin page

When I get into github project page yet another time and switched view from master branch to development I came up with idea that we should change the default branch to development as we work with it more. So, I navigate to admin tab and changed default branch with confidence …