You keep using that word “distributed”…

People keep telling me that GitHub is the “killer app” of git. Perhaps they meant “productivity killer”? !http://virtuouscode.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/github-is-down.png! I submit to you that if your distributed version control workflow has…

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RIP Guy Decoux

[RIP] Guy Decoux. – Ruby Forum I’ll just repeat what I said on Ruby-talk – I’m very sad to hear this. His was one of the names that was, to…

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Switching to Disqus

I’ve been pretty unsatisfied with the default WordPress commenting system for a number of reasons. And I’ve received several complaints about the way OpenID was being handled in comments. I’ve…

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Always something new

After 5-6+ years of working with Ruby, I am still periodically reminded of features I’d forgotten about. Today it was the fact that you can override the backtick operator: >>…

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