Pry is an IRB alternative and runtime developer console. Pry features syntax highlighting, a flexible plugin architecture, runtime invocation and source, and documentation browsing. This is a powerful alternative to the standard IRB shell for Ruby. While Pry-Rails was included in the list of the most used Ruby gems of all the time, we’d like you to know that it heavily depends on Pry. And today we want you to get to know Pry Ruby gem.
Hurray! New Rails digest arrived at the beginning of winter. It is likely, you heard of some open source projects, we share today, before. But it is also for sure, that some other of them from this list is a surprise for you. The worst thing about software development that you can’t use all of the cool tools you know. But more you know – the better solution you can find in future. In this ‘Monthly trending Ruby on Rails repositories. December, 5’ digest you will meet error monitoring for Rails, Vue on Rails gem, publishing framework, DB schema managing tool, carpooling platform, Vim config for Rails and many other awesome repositories!
Today we introduce you our 70th weekly digest! Almost every week Syndicode selects and composes the most important and interesting news from the IT world. Technologies and conferences, hacks and releases, issues and solutions. We deliver them filtered and prioritized. Like the best-selected fruits from the autumn garden… Enjoy our very special ‘Syndicode Digest #70 – Sticky orchard’! p.s. ‘Sticky’ because we hope that some of the advice and technologies will stay with you and help you in your future projects!
If you’re a Python developer who wants to improve professional skills and meet new like-minded people – come and spend your Indian summer at OdessaPY Conference! Syndicode invites you to attend the second Python conference – OdessaPy Conference that will be held in Odessa on September 30th.
If React Native is your option, and if you are interested in the way how to become a better React Native developer, this article is definitely for you. Here, we will try to make a short guide that should make learning React Native app development easy for you.
Our new ‘Syndicode Digest #59 – Intrusive code’ will be a real lighthouse for the lost developers. If you feel desperation and disappointment – you wrong! Because every effort you made, even if you can’t see the result for a long time, makes you closer to your goal. Even if you don’t know what your goal is yet. Keep trying and never give up!
You probably already know that in contrast to debugging non-containerized apps in production, running a process in a container makes debugging a bit harder. If you use Kubernetes, these are some good tips on debugging Ruby processes in Kubernetes.
That is what happens to your heart, dear developer, when you’re debugging on the release day!
Byebug debugger for Ruby 2 is simple to use and feature rich. It uses the TracePoint API for execution control and the Debug Inspector API for call stack navigation, so it doesn’t depend on internal core sources. It’s developed as a C extension, so it’s fast. And it has a full test suite so it’s reliable.
Another rare finding was explored by Syndicode these days! Did you realize how many tools are available to help you develop on the Web platform? We found the awesome list of Chrome DevTools tips and tricks collected by Flavio Copes. How many of them did you know before?
You know that Syndicode loves to share some new and cool tools we’ve found. Today we’d like you to meet Rexbug – a thin Elixir wrapper for the redbug Erlang tracing debugger. It’s an Elixir tracing – based debugger that allows you to connect to a live Elixir system and get information when some code inside it is executed.