The First in a While

by Mike Zazaian at 2010-12-11 02:20:17 UTC in editorial

DoBlock's back.

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Using Public Keys with Multiple Github Accounts

by Mike Zazaian at 2010-06-13 08:58:21 UTC in unix

A quick tutorial on how to post to multiple github accounts from a single unix user without conflict.

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Gracefully Age Your Rails Logs with LogRotate

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-10-13 10:42:40 UTC in unix rails

How to use the unix-standard logrotate to automatically maintain outdated logs in your Rails app

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Using BASH Aliases To Simplify Your Existence

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-10-10 15:28:44 UTC in unix

how to create powerful user-specific alias commands in your ~/.bashrc to increase productivity

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Creating Pretty URLs From Multiple Attributes With friendly_id

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-10-04 22:42:27 UTC in plugins rails gems

a brief tutorial on how to make pretty urls for your Rails models using multiple attributes rather than one


How To Modify Default Setters and Getters in Rails Models

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-09-28 02:51:10 UTC in rails syntax

a brief overview on using the read_attribute and write_attribute methods, and their shorthands, for overriding default setter/getter behaviour in Rails

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Tracking Rails Application Behavior and Errors with the Ruby Logger

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-09-21 17:23:40 UTC in rails

a quick overview on the utility of the Ruby Logger class, how it's implemented in Rails, and how to create a custom log to track only specific actions in your app


Adding reCAPTCHA to Comments in Your Rails App

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-09-15 20:07:38 UTC in plugins rails gems

how to easily add reCAPTCHA confirmation to comments and other models in your Rails application using the ambethia-recaptcha gem

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Rails Rumble 2009 Winners Announced

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-09-05 20:53:16 UTC in news

the top 22 applications for this year's 48-hour Rails Rumble development competition have been selected

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_why the lucky stiff vanishes without a trace

by Mike Zazaian at 2009-09-05 18:31:12 UTC in news editorial

the one great enigma of the Ruby community, and seemingly everything that he'd ever contributed to it, has disappeared without any notice whatsoever

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latest links

Help.GitHub - Multiple SSH keys The article from github help mirroring this process
ones zeros majors and minors ones zeros majors and minors: esoteric adventures in solipsism, by chris wanstrath
ActiveScaffold A Ruby on Rails plugin for dynamic, AJAX CRUD interfaces


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