Pry reload!

One thing I always liked about RoR development is being able to reload model code without needing to restart rails c by way of using the »

ActiveSupport::Inflector and you!

Setup Ruby on Rails is a framework that has convention over configuration in mind. In part of having this paradigm in place, Rails expects certain files »

Base64#decode64 does bad things (if you are expecting UTF-8 encoded strings)

Base64#decode64 does bad things (if you are expecting UTF-8 encoded strings) In debugging a problem with broken bytes being shown in the browser where we »

Intro to Forking inside Ruby

Intro to forking inside Ruby In digging through some old scripts, I stumbled upon a CPU load testing script I had gotten from an old colleague »

HOWTO: Ruby C Extension with a static Library

How to wrap a static C library with Ruby Several months ago I was tasked with implementing an appliance into our Ruby on Rails infrastructure. I »