James Mead boosted

Some interesting things coming in Ruby v3 - RBS (type annotation), Ractor (Actor model for concurrency), Scheduler (lightweight concurrency), and more.

ruby-lang.org/en/news/2020/09/

I'd somehow forgotten that we didn't have bundler in early versions of Rails. This article provides a great history of how library code has been loaded in Ruby over the ages.

andre.arko.net/2015/04/28/how-

James Mead boosted

More fun with nix. I've written about modifying the existing GitHub Action workflow that builds my personal website to use cachix/install-nix-action and nix-shell.

jamesmead.org/blog/2020-08-07-

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James Mead boosted

I've been playing with the nix package manager, mainly with the intention of using it to setup isolated development environments. I've written up how I used nix-shell to define a Ruby environment for building & serving my personal website locally...

jamesmead.org/blog/2020-07-26-

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