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Let vs. Let! vs. Instance Variables in RSpec

A common source of confusion when using RSpec is whether to use let, let!, or an instance variable, for storing state.
Article Added by: chalmagean //


A Chef Cookbook manager.
Featured Gem // Category Packages and Applications

The nil value

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Guide to Upgrade Rails from 5.0 to 5.1

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How I Create a New Ruby on Rails Project

This is the process I use to create a new Ruby on Rails project. I usually use the latest stable version of Ruby/Rails and it’s companion gems.
Tutorial Added by: chalmagean //



Pluggable Ruby translation framework
Featured Gem // Category Internationalization

Devise vs Sorcery

Popular comparison
  • Devise - A flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.
  • Sorcery - Magical Authentication for Rails 3 and 4.

RailRoady vs Rails Erd

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  • RailRoady - Ruby on Rails 3/4 model and controller UML class diagram generator.
  • Rails Erd - Generate Entity-Relationship Diagrams for Rails applications.

Don't Step on a Rake, Use Rake::DSL | Super Good Software

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Testing command line applications with cucumber and rspec.
Featured Gem // Category Formatters

The Forwardable module: Part I

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How to Learn Ruby on Rails in 2018, the Ultimate Guide

While Ruby on Rails was first released in 2004, and a lot has happened since then, it’s still relevant in 2018. Here is a list of resources if you want to learn Ruby on Rails in 2018.
Article Added by: chalmagean //

AW Datapipe

Unofficial ruby wrapper for the AWS SDK Data Pipeline API.
Gem Added by WaKeMaTTa into category Third-party APIs

Camaleon CMS

A dynamic and advanced content management system based on Ruby on Rails 4.
Featured Gem // Category CMS

Authlogic vs Devise

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  • Authlogic - Authlogic is a clean, simple, and unobtrusive ruby authentication solution.
  • Devise - A flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.


Automatically apply several headers that are related to security, including: Content Security Policy (CSP), HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), X-Frame-Options (XFO), X-XSS-Protection, X-Content-Type-Options, X-Download-Options & X-Permitted-Cross-Domain-Policies.
Featured Gem // Category Security

Spreadsheet Architect

Turn any activerecord relation or ruby object collection into a XLSX, ODS, or CSV spreadsheet.
Featured Gem // Category Spreadsheets and Documents

Alchemy CMS

A powerful, userfriendly and flexible Open Source Rails CMS.
Featured Gem // Category CMS

Awesome Ruby Newsletter » 112

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Mastodon vs diaspora*

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  • Mastodon - A GNU Social-compatible microblogging server
  • diaspora* - A privacy aware, distributed, open source social network.

will_paginate vs Kaminari

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  • will_paginate - A pagination library that integrates with Ruby on Rails, Sinatra, Merb, DataMapper and Sequel.
  • Kaminari - A Scope & Engine based, clean, powerful, customizable and sophisticated paginator for modern web app frameworks and ORMs.

Ruby Tests Profiling Toolbox

Ruby Tests Profiling Toolbox
Gem Added by WaKeMaTTa into category Testing

Last 30 Days

CyberArk Training Introduction

CyberArk privileged account security (PAM) is an industry legend in file transfer solution with security. This is helped by many tekslate enterprise users and also most of the other users.
This is widely used by the consultant companies, financial services like banking insurance departments.
CyberArk is the very precious tool to provide security to the organizations' information.
This CyberArk Training privileged Account Security Solution gives security in many fields of an organization li...
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Parse CSS and add vendor prefixes to rules by Can I Use.
Featured Gem // Category Management

Generating Music with Sonic Pi and Ruby

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jbuilder vs Fast JSON API

Popular comparison
  • jbuilder - Create JSON structures via a Builder-style DSL.
  • Fast JSON API - A lightning fast JSON:API serializer for Ruby Objects.

Rails: increment counter cache and return value

Small ActiveRecord hack that you can use everyday.
Article Added by: igor-alexandrov //