Ruby Tip1: Scrap/Read Protected Page Using Mechanize

If you want to automagically login to a remote page, then scrap/read the remote content, Mechanize would be right choice for you. The sample...
Balaji D Loganathan
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Ruby: Calling Methods in a Module Directly.

Private methods cannot be called directly. If you intend to call a method in a module with the same namespace then module_function () is...
Alok Swain
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Quick Snap of Popular Ruby/RoR Blogs – an Extn…

We recently published a blog on Drag-n-Drop Web Components using jQuery & Rails. Now we have extended it to dynamically load blogs and tweets...
Alok Swain
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Web Design Tips for Developers

Lets say You are a developer and not a professional web designer. You are in the process of helping your customer to design the...
Neelkanth Ram
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Drag-n-Drop Web Components using jQuery & Rails

Drag and Drop widgets are great functionality to let the user control how they wants to see the information as he can arrange various...
Vamsi Krishna
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Rails vs Other Platforms

I came across an interesting discussion happening in Linked In RoR group with the topic RoR compared with other development platforms.. Lets see how...
Balaji D Loganathan
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Record not found – A simple way to handle…

Here is a simple tip to handle Record not found exception. I found many programmers uses code like if User.find(33) then do something. If...
Alok Swain
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Dunnitt on Rails on Agile – Part -I

We have recently launched the pre-beta version of Dunnitt (http://www.dunnitt.com). Like how Twitter is for micro-blogging, Dunnitt is for micro-collaboration. You can check the...
Balaji D Loganathan
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Solution – Facebox not binding for Ajax Pages

I faced one nice problem while using Facebox for one of our recent project http://www.dunnitt.com, thought i would take this moment to share the...
Surendran Sukumaran
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Advanced Auto Complete Feature – Part 2

In my previous blog on ‘Advanced Auto Complete’, I mentioned about how to pre-fill the fields upon selecting a company name for a person...
Vamsi Krishna
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The power of Dynamic Scope Methods in Rails

After a long time I am writing this blog, I have to give a reason like everyone does (I am really really busy with...
Vamsi Krishna
1 min read

Integration Testing with Webrat, RSpec (and Authlogic)

Recently I tried to write the integration tests for a Rails app which uses Authlogic for authentication. We decided to use RSpec for unit...
Balaji D Loganathan
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