I have a tutoring listing on Tutorspree. A potential student asked me about Rails tutoring but he was still having trouble getting a nice Rails environment running on Mac OSX. I don’t want to charge for time getting Rails set up. Setup should be easy and fairly painless. I’m going to describe how I setup a new OSX install for Rails development.
Check out Peter Cooper’s article about speeding up ruby’s load time (require code) without going to edge ruby (1.9.3).
Update: Using a 3rd party gem to manage Heroku apps was premature of me. Just use the Heroku Toolbelt.
I deployed my first Heroku app few months ago. The deployment process was fairly smooth; there were only a couple hiccups. Let’s talk about it.
Today, I found the source of why my hard drive space has been mysteriously disappearing.