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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List of Source Code Management Tools

At our company we use both SVN and GIT. I didn’t know that there exist many such SCM tools. Thought I would list them...
Neelkanth Ram
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Retain Newline Characters on Rails View

In Rails view, if you want to retain and display newline characters that was entered by the user in text area, then the simple...
Neelkanth Ram
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Ruby Way of Showing Interest

Recently we saw an advertisement for a Rails Developer contract job in one famous Rails website. The potential client posted a small puzzle in...
Vamsi Krishna
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We Won Two Ruby Books

We won two “Ruby Best Practices” book in a promotion conducted by CodeRanch.com. Congrats to my colleagues “Vamsi Krishna” and “Balaji Loganathan”. Here is...
Balaji D Loganathan
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Ruby on Rails Development Tips

Its been a couple of months that I started developing commercial projects using Ruby on Rails. Here are some stuff I learned which might...
Neelkanth Ram
1 min read

Architects and Agile Projects

I just finished watching the video “Agilists and Architects — Allies not Adversaries” that was presented by Martin Fowler and Rebecca Parsons during the...
Balaji D Loganathan
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Spritle's Blogs Moved To https://www.spritle.com/blogs

Today we moved our blogs from http://blog.spritle.com to https://www.spritle.com/blogs. Thought I would also share what steps we did to move WordPress blog to Rails...
Balaji D Loganathan
1 min read

Advanced Auto Complete Feature (auto_complete ROR Plugin)

Autocomplete is very common feature that we see in many web2.0 applications (as in google,youtube and so on), this feature is easily implemented in...
Vamsi Krishna
3 min read

Advanced Online Presentation Sites

I stumbled upon two cool online presentation maker sites and started using it for most of my presentations. They are Prezi.com(the zooming online presentation)...
Neelkanth Ram
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Useful Rails Gems And Plugins

Here is a quick listing on some of the useful Rails gems and plugin that I use in our projects everyday.
Vamsi Krishna
1 min read

Agile People Managment

Recently, there was one cool discussion in eXtreme Programming yahoo group about “Agile People Management”. Some one raised a question about the concept of...
Balaji D Loganathan
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