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RailsConf08: Testing and Contributing to Open-Source

Yesterday afternoon I attended a lecture and workshop on how to contribute to open-source projects and associated testing tools. I want to briefly share with you some of the tools and philosophies. rcov rcov. rcov is a code coverage tool for Ruby. The idea is that you run it on your tests. Lines that get [...]
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RailsConf08: Meta-programming Ruby for Fun and Profit

I’m currently at RailsConf and it is fantastic. I’ve met a good number of interesting people and attended some interesting sessions. Ruby Internals This morning Neal Ford and Patrick Farley gave a great session on Meta-programming Ruby for Fun and Profit. The slides should eventually show up here. Particularly interesting was Patrick’s portion about the [...]
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