NOTE:This blog had a good run, but is now in retirement.
Please see Practicing Ruby for Gregory's more recent works.

James Britt's Posts ( feed)

James will be right back after these interruptions

Keeping your focus and flow while still making notes of bugs and quirks can be challenging. Luckily, as Ruby hackers, we can build tools to reduce the friction of mundane tasks

2009-08-30 09:00 (View Comments)

"And your Mom, too." Ruby-talk best practices.

Part of being a good Ruby hacker is being part of a community. Let's look at some best practices for posting to mailing lists, ruby-talk in particular

2009-06-10 17:59 (View Comments)

Solve the problem, not just a problem

Geeks are prone to build complex tools to solve problems, but the real goal is to solve the right problems. The Korma blogging tool hits that sweet spot.

2009-04-13 20:11 (View Comments)