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Upcoming deadline for network - Just a reminder that the Cecilia Sep 19, 2014 9:17 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Re: Safari available through Oakland & Berkeley libraries - SF Public Library also has a Safari subscription (and any CA resident can get an SF library card).  I don't see any videos, though. On Tue, Aug 26, 2014 at 9:55 AM, Bala Pa Cory C. Aug 26, 2014 11:38 AM
Re: Safari available through Oakland & Berkeley libraries - Does it include the online videos too? Bala P. Aug 26, 2014 9:54 AM
Safari available through Oakland & Berkeley libraries - Hi Rubyists: BrianY Aug 25, 2014 11:24 AM
Pre-meetup nosh; 5-6 pm, Thursday 6/19 - Pre-meetup nosh: Join fellow Rubyists for an informal pre-meetup nosh. 5-6 pm, Thursday 6/19 Bay Fung Tong Tea House Restaurant 1916 Franklin St; Oakland, CA The location is about a block East of the 19th St. BART station (walk a block down 19 Rich M. Jun 15, 2014 10:37 AM
Working on a Ruby project? - Hi all:  If you have an idea for a startup, need advisors for a current startup, or are just looking for your next project, I wanted to remind you to apply to join Neha P. Jun 12, 2014 10:51 AM
Ninefold presents Yehuda Katz in Redwood City - June 18th! - Hello Rubyists! Its been a while since Yehuda Katz has presented at a SV Ruby Meetup.  So much has happened in the world of Rails and Ember.js. Yehuda has also been a part of the Ninefold story.  Come and hear the latest from Yehuda and Jeanine S. Jun 11, 2014 3:27 PM
Ninefold Presents Yehuda Katz in SF on 6/3! Free event! RSVP asap - Hello Rubyists! ts been a while since Yehuda Katz has presented at a SF Ruby Meetup.  So much has happened in the world of Rails and Ember.js. Yehuda has also been a part of the Ninefold story.  Come and hear the latest from Yehuda and Jeanine S. May 30, 2014 11:43 AM
Best Practices for Software Engineers - Thanks to everyone who came to my talk! Here are my slides: https://drive.google.com/file/­d/0B_Z56A18VRlxQktiVE12cUx5NUE­/edit Shannon -jj B. May 19, 2014 7:02 PM
RE: [ruby-81] Can't get passenger/nginx to work - Thanks, Joel... I can't wait to get RVM off my production box! Cheers...jon Jon Seidel, CMCR Effective Decisions... Priceless! -----Original Message----- From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Of Joel Parker Henderson Jon S. May 3, 2014 7:32 AM
Meetup details changed: Software Engineering Best Practices - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/EBRuby/e­vents/179413462/ When : Thursday, May 15, 2014 6:30 PM Jon S. May 3, 2014 7:31 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Can't get passenger/nginx to work - > Anyone have experience with passenger? Yes, lots. Passenger is terrific and really easy. Your issue appears to have a root cause due to rvm, not passenger. IMHO rvm is screwy; I recommend changing from rvm to ruby-install and chruby: Joel Parker H. May 1, 2014 6:22 PM
Can't get passenger/nginx to work - Anyone have experience with passenger? I've spent several trying to get things running and am unable to do so. This is a site that was running, I updated the rails app (it starts without Passenger), but now I'm getting the error: Cannot spawn appli Jon S. Apr 26, 2014 11:16 PM
Meetup re-posted: See the "Resque" presentation on the same day - The January meetup is now scheduled (same day): See your recent notification and sign-up for that one. Thanks...jon Jon S. Jan 5, 2014 10:24 AM
December Meeting cancelled / 2014 meetings changed to 3rd THURSDAY - December meeting cancelled : Due to some health issues which the presenter is experiencing, the planned meeting for December has been cancelled. Regular meetings changed : Starting January 2014, the East Bay Ruby Jon S. Dec 9, 2013 2:31 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Senior javascript developer who wants to transition to node.js/coffeescript - Preview not available Rich M. Nov 26, 2013 1:34 PM
RE: [ruby-81] Senior javascript developer who wants to transition to node.js/coffeescript - Preview not available afshin m. Nov 26, 2013 12:45 PM
[HD-Video] Couchbase NoSQL database technology: trends & real life use cases - HD-video of Couchbase CMO Dr. Ian Howells presenting NoSQL database technology: trends & real life use cases Watch now in HD-Video at: Linda C. Nov 26, 2013 11:00 AM
Senior javascript developer who wants to transition to node.js/coffeescript - Preview not available Marta D. Nov 25, 2013 4:11 PM
[Opportunity] More Ruby side projects and co's - Preview not available Chris T. Nov 25, 2013 9:57 AM
Ruby security vulnerability just reported - A security vulnerability in all versions of Ruby was just reported. The vulnerability d Adrien Nov 22, 2013 9:47 PM
Heroku: Millions of apps - what we've learned - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/EBRuby/e­vents/131033422/ When : Tuesday, November 19, 2013 6:30 PM Jon S. Nov 14, 2013 9:50 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Installing Nokogiri on MacBook... - Preview not available Al C. Sep 19, 2013 10:01 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Installing Nokogiri on MacBook... - Hi Jon and the rest of the ruby meetup group: The fact that Nokogiri is attempting to build libxml2 and friends indicates that it did not find them Kelly F. Sep 19, 2013 7:20 AM
RE: [ruby-81] Installing Nokogiri on MacBook... - Jon S. Sep 19, 2013 6:49 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Installing Nokogiri on MacBook... - Preview not available Earl St S. Sep 18, 2013 4:48 PM
Installing Nokogiri on MacBook... - Jon S. Sep 18, 2013 4:42 PM
No Meetup tonight... and a question - There is no September Meetup, given the proximity of GoGaRuCo (this Friday - Saturday). Question : In 2014, we're moving from the 3rd Tuesday to a Wednesday or Thursday, depending Jon S. Sep 17, 2013 9:31 AM
Special User Group discount offer from APress... - Jon S. Aug 16, 2013 11:26 AM
Get paid to remotely review Rails code 1-5 hrs a week! - My startup Airpair just launched  Jonathon K. Aug 14, 2013 10:09 AM
SFRuby talks livecast this evening - SF Ruby is going to livecast a couple of talks this evening, at ~ 6:30pm. The Upstream.tv SFRuby channel is at http://w Adrien Aug 8, 2013 5:13 PM
Adrien Lamothe - How o you do? Hot news: yahoo.c Adrien Jul 24, 2013 2:57 AM
ubuntuforums.org/ security breach... - p, li { white-space: pre-wrap; } Jon S. Jul 22, 2013 10:31 PM
[JOB] Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Needed - Preview not available user 1. Jul 20, 2013 10:35 AM
[JOB] Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Needed - Preview not available user 1. Jul 10, 2013 7:32 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Re: mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Thanks so much for the offer, Lenny... I agree that Pivotal is a terrific place to work: I've been touting them at the Meetup for years now. Funny thing is, I was already 'sponsored' by one of the guys currently working at Pivotal Labs and didn't even Jon S. Jul 5, 2013 2:52 PM
Re: [ruby-81] mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Thank you all very much for your comments/feedback; I really appreciate it and will follow-up with folks individually where that's indicated. Hope you're all having a great Fourth & long weekend...jon -- Jon Seidel, CMC® Effective Decisions... P Jon S. Jul 5, 2013 2:35 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Re: mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Brian is one of the reasons I absolutely loathe bay area recruiters.   I responded to a Craigslist posting that made it appear as if it was the company doing the posting. It said things like "contact the hiring managers at jo Billy Jul 5, 2013 12:13 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Re: mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Richard Huang from Riviera Partners is amazing! He used to work as an engineer. He definitely understands the needs of engineers :).&nb Jeanine S. Jul 5, 2013 11:44 AM
Re: [ruby-81] mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Hi Jon, a friend of mine is looking for a lead ror Dev. I'm more than happy to put you guys in touch. I'm not an agency and not trying to get fees out of this, he's my buddy and just trying to help out. Email m ruby b. Jul 5, 2013 11:35 AM
Re: mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Jon, I highly recommend you check out Riviera Partners. They sponsor my Developing with Data Meetup, and I've worked with them. They work with the best companies in tech and they're really professional. I would re Chris F. Jul 5, 2013 9:31 AM
RE: [ruby-81] Re: mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Preview not available Marta D. Jul 5, 2013 8:00 AM
Re: mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Hi Jon, I don't know anything about mirrorplacement, but if you're looking for "agile, paired programming, TDD" I'd say you can't ask for better than Pivotal Labs, which is definitely hiring. My face is even on www.pivotallabs.com/careers for the fi user 7. Jul 5, 2013 7:53 AM
Re: [ruby-81] mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Hey Jon, I've worked with Brian and M Chris Jul 4, 2013 11:53 AM
Re: [ruby-81] mirrorplacement.com experience...? - I've worked with Brian. He actually placed me at my current position at GoodGuide. The experience was a bit better than with most recruiters; I would certain Ryan Taylor L. Jul 4, 2013 11:43 AM
mirrorplacement.com experience...? - Jon S. Jul 4, 2013 11:29 AM
ROR Developer Position in SF - Nicole P. Jun 11, 2013 11:24 AM
pre-meetup nosh, 5 pm, 6/18 - I chatted with Jon Seidel about the restaurant possibilities that folks have suggested (Thanks!). We decided to go with my initial suggestion this time and keep the others in reserve. So, fellow Rubyists, we'll be happy to see you before the June mee Rich M. May 31, 2013 6:11 PM
San Francisco Three Day iPhone/IPad IOS 6 Certificate Intensive Workshop - Taught by Emil Anticevic, Founder - ImaginaryFeet- June 14-16‏ - Preview not available David B. May 30, 2013 8:35 AM
Re: [ruby-81] restaurant suggestions near Robert Half? - Ron Huppert sez: > Pho 84 is within walking distance and the food is terrific. > 354 17th St, Oakland, CA The dinner menu looks quite interesting, if a bit pricy: http://pho84.com/yahoo_site_ad­min/assets/docs/dinnermenu17th­.171195323.htm -r Rich M. May 28, 2013 9:54 PM
RE: [ruby-81] restaurant suggestions near Robert Half? - Rich, Pho 84 is within walking distance and the food is terrific. 354 17th St, Oakland, CA 94612 Ron Huppert rhSystems Oakland, CA 94611 [masked] -----Original Message----- From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Ron H. May 28, 2013 9:15 PM
Re: [ruby-81] restaurant suggestions near Robert Half? - ruby bhattachayara sez: > Ozumos is always pretty good, they won't mind a bunch of people > there at that time Ozumo isn't very economical in general, but it looks interesting and it has a "happy hour" from 4-7 pm: http://www.ozumooakland.com/d Rich M. May 28, 2013 6:04 PM
Re: [ruby-81] restaurant suggestions near Robert Half? - Ozumos is always pretty good, they won't mind a bunch of people there at that time On May 28, 2013 5:22 PM, "Rich Morin" < [address removed] > wrote: ruby b. May 28, 2013 5:26 PM
restaurant suggestions near Robert Half? - The new meeting venue (Robert Half Technology) is quite convenient (three blocks from the 19th St. BART station :-), but I don't know that neighborhood. So, I don't know what location to suggest for the pre-meeting nosh. Does anyone know of a resta Rich M. May 28, 2013 5:22 PM
Weekly board game/hack night in the South Bay - Ed Y. May 13, 2013 1:55 PM
MongoDB San Francisco: This Friday - Hi everyone, user 1. May 8, 2013 5:13 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Bootstrap gems... - Thanks for that link Bala, hopefully it contains a complete and accurate tutorial. I spent about two days rectifying information from several sources, since no Adrien May 3, 2013 2:46 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Bootstrap gems... - Adrien, This link http://www.revillwebdesign.com­/twitter-bootstrap-tutorial/ works, your link gives error. Bala P. May 3, 2013 10:42 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Bootstrap gems... - bootstrap-sass is working great for me. The grid system is very clean and simple. Strangely, the github page for bootstrap-sass instructs to add both sass-rails Adrien May 2, 2013 4:04 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Bootstrap gems... - As I already had sass and didn't want to install "less" as well, bootstrap-sass made the most sense for me. Works great. & Sam P. May 2, 2013 2:26 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Bootstrap gems... - It depends what extension are you using for the CSS. I am curr user 6. May 2, 2013 2:06 PM
Bootstrap gems... - What do you consider to be the best approach for getting twitter bootstrap into a rails application: less-rails-bootstrap, twitter-bootstrap-rails, sass-twitter-bootstrap, or something else? Thanks...jon Jon Seidel, CMC® EDP Consulting, Inc. / www. Jon S. May 2, 2013 1:54 PM
San Francisco Three Day iPhone/IPad IOS 6 Certificate Intensive Workshop - Taught by Emil Anticevic, Founder - ImaginaryFeet- June 14-16 - Preview not available David B. Apr 30, 2013 9:38 AM
Re: SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - I don't know about SF, but I got an offer to work for a major nationwide retailer for a job in downtown Chicago for $165k 6 months ago. I have a similar background to yours. Your range probably is between $160 - 200 k. Negotiate based on vacation, opp Bala P. Apr 25, 2013 10:09 AM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - Here is the link to the same article as well, with the graph and infographic. Hope it helps! Joseph Apr 24, 2013 1:51 PM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - Also don't forget other things can have monetary value besides your salary. For instance, if you negotiate for 3 weeks of vacation instead of the standard 1 (at least when joining a company) and you make $100k a year, that's worth $ Billy Apr 24, 2013 1:31 PM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - The links to the graph and infographic are broken, leaving the article pretty low-content. Noah Apr 24, 2013 12:35 PM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - When you're talking about 7 years of Rails, 15 years of programming and a principal engineer, you're talking about a Noah Apr 24, 2013 12:33 PM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - Hey everyone - Here is an article about salaries that was published in VentureBeat, with a breakdown of the programming language as well as the years of experience. Hope this helps! Joseph Apr 24, 2013 12:32 PM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - By the way -- have all present rea Noah Apr 24, 2013 12:31 PM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - Mr Blaster, just wanted to share my thoughts since I speak to hiring companies and Bay Area engineers daily. Assuming your company is a start-up, as a Team Lead, I would narrow the range to $140-160k.  Of course there are companies that cody v. Apr 24, 2013 11:44 AM
Re: [ruby-81] SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - I think what you're seeing is a market that's trying to find a price.  In other words, as you've observed, salaries really are all over the place. Developers who are really desirable and have an information ad Tim C. Apr 24, 2013 11:38 AM
SF Sr. Rails Salaries? - I've been at my company in SF as a Rails developer for 4 years. In that time, salaries and cost of living have skyrocketed, and I feel that my salary today is worth far less than when I started.  I am try Master B. Apr 24, 2013 11:20 AM
Pivotal's OS X workstation customizations - A few years ago, one of the Pivotal Labs execs gave a talk at EB Ruby and mentioned they used customized Mac OS X images wi Adrien Apr 23, 2013 2:10 PM
Video of March talks - Adrien Apr 16, 2013 8:51 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Aside from the acquisitions manager job, those are all Ruby positions. I bet if the economy were to head South people would love to see such listings. So the gu Adrien Apr 12, 2013 1:03 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - p { margin: 0; } Need sunglasses for that - ouch! Rima Apr 11, 2013 4:29 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Wokka wokka! He'll be here all week folks, don't forget to tip Michael P. Apr 11, 2013 4:14 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Hey! cut him some slack... he's "a graduate of Princeton's world-reknowned Philosophy department." Me, I'm still trying to figure out what &quo Mark W. Apr 11, 2013 4:12 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Don't forget QR codes. That's some Web 2.0 stuff right there man! Bleeding edge! On Thu, Apr 11, 2013 at 3:24 PM, Ben Carpenter < Billy Apr 11, 2013 3:26 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - He could at least use one of the cutting edge Twitter Bootstrap themes recently featured on Hacker News: user 8. Apr 11, 2013 3:24 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Aw, c'mon...you know you want that Acquisition Manager job :) Darin W. Apr 11, 2013 3:19 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Preview not available Billy Apr 11, 2013 2:31 PM
Re: [ruby-81] More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Wow. Could someone ban this guy? Least appropriate recruiter post ever. --j On Apr 11, 2013, at 2:27 PM, Nichol Jim M. Apr 11, 2013 2:29 PM
More Great Ruby Coding Opportunities - Nicholas M. Apr 11, 2013 2:24 PM
Junior Dev spot open - Preview not available Kevin Apr 11, 2013 12:20 PM
Join Startup Party and Showcase on April 12th in San Francisco - Hello friends,  We are hosting a big Startup Party (800+ guests) and Showcase (16 companies) on April 12th in San Francisco.  Yuri R. Apr 5, 2013 4:01 PM
[event] MongoDB SF on May 10 - early bird ends today - Hi all - I thought that some of you would be interested in attending MongoDB San Francisco on May 10: http://www.10gen.com/events/mo­ngodb-san-francisco- Meghan Apr 5, 2013 3:40 PM
Great Opportunities in Software, ME and Marketing - Nicholas M. Apr 3, 2013 3:48 PM
RE: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - Jon S. Apr 3, 2013 8:53 AM
RE: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - Jon S. Apr 3, 2013 8:53 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - It's working; re-installed the nvidia drivers... jon Sent from my Google Nexus Mark Wieder <[address removed]> wrote: Jon S. Apr 2, 2013 10:41 PM
RE: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - It is fine to use one partition for the entire filesystem, and preferred for a laptop. Difficult to estimate just how much space you'll need for the system and Adrien Apr 2, 2013 7:01 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - Preview not available Mark W. Apr 2, 2013 4:55 PM
RE: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - Jon S. Apr 2, 2013 4:30 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - If he were to dist-upgrade to Ubuntu 12.04, there could be a problem. When I installed 12.04 on my laptop, it created several strange partitions to deal with th Adrien Apr 2, 2013 12:03 PM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - Right... er... I wasn't really trying to suggest that it would, just that having a separate home partition is a good idea. I should have been more specific in my comment. Mark W. Apr 2, 2013 11:53 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - A dist-upgrade won't re-partition or re-format the filesystem. It will only download and install system packages and won't touch his personal files. Adrien Apr 2, 2013 11:50 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - ...sorry... I meant "/" and home partitions... On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 11:42 AM, Mark Wieder < Mark W. Apr 2, 2013 11:43 AM
Re: [ruby-81] Kubuntu gui failure... - Jon- You *do* have separate root and home partitions, right? On Tue, Apr 2, 2013 at 11:38 AM, Adrien < Mark W. Apr 2, 2013 11:42 AM

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