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Docker Meet up - Hey everyone, I talked to Patrick before posting here.  He recommended that everyone come to the Docker meet up Monday, 10/13/14 (he didn't actually say that, but I know he meant to :) I will be giving a talk on dep Aaron F. Oct 11, 2014 1:27 PM
General Assembly Back End Web Development Scholarships - Preview not available Patrick Van S. Oct 9, 2014 3:44 PM
gtdevs.com - home of 10x engineers - Fellow Atlanta Rubyist: My name is Adam Poncz and I Adam P. Oct 8, 2014 11:05 AM
Looking for RoR4 developer in Atlanta - Jay H. Oct 8, 2014 10:42 AM
We are live and looking at Rails - Eric J. E. Oct 8, 2014 9:00 AM
RE: [ruby-83] Request-For-Proposal for ATLRUG Mac Minis - What is protocol for sending Job postings, i came across som Andre P. Oct 7, 2014 11:46 AM
Request-For-Proposal for ATLRUG Mac Minis - Al S. Oct 1, 2014 7:50 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Ruby Opportunity in Buckhead - Hey Kristin, Can u tell me which company and where in buckhead? I'm overall happy where I am but I am considering mov Steve S. Sep 29, 2014 3:11 PM
Ruby Opportunity in Buckhead - Kristin Sep 29, 2014 2:59 PM
Cloudflare provides SSL with free accounts now! - It was announced that this was coming earlier this month and now it's rolling out today: Introducing Universal SSL https://blog.cloudflare.com/in­troducing-universal-ssl/ "The team at CloudFlare is excited to announce the release of Universal SSL. Frank R. Sep 29, 2014 10:50 AM
Re: [ruby-83] Our Emerald City study group starting up tomorrow morning - Al, thanks when is the next class scheduled? On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 9:06 AM, Al Snow < [address removed] Delaine L. Sep 28, 2014 12:03 PM
Our Emerald City study group starting up tomorrow morning - If you are interested in our Rails study group, Emerald City Al S. Sep 26, 2014 10:05 AM
REMINDER: The meetup is at Thoughtworks tonight (not our normal ATDC room) - Hi again. Hope you're excited for the meetup tonight. Just wanted to double remind you that we'll be meeting at Thoughtworks which is at 14th and Peachtree St. Their office is up on the 14th floor. You can park below the building but it's a lit Patrick Van S. Sep 10, 2014 1:30 PM
Upcoming deadline - Preview not available Cecilia D. Sep 9, 2014 11:59 AM
Re: [ruby-83] talker needed in GSU ACM chapter - Hi Lei, What sort of Ruby topic are you looking for? I was the ACM President at Georgia Tech and was a student in the Robinson College of Business for a period of time before deciding to pursue an information security masters degree. My favorit Frank R. Sep 3, 2014 11:23 AM
REMINDER: The meetup is next week on September 10th at ThoughtWorks - Hello Atlanta Ruby folks (I've missed you), We've moved the meetup for this month back to September 10th (its usual date) at  ThoughtWorks in Midtown -- give them tons of thanks for hosting us last minute. Patrick Van S. Sep 2, 2014 4:43 PM
Flashpoint Accepting Applications for Fall 2014 Batch - <%= Rubyists, %> Flashpoint at Georgia Tech is now a James C. Aug 7, 2014 3:54 PM
talker needed in GSU ACM chapter - Hi Geeks,     I wonder if anyone wants to give a talk in GSU. Its pretty cool if you can share your ruby experience w 张磊 Jul 30, 2014 10:36 PM
Working on a ruby project? - Hey all, Michael D. Jul 22, 2014 1:37 PM
Recruiter Email Poetry - I know there's a somewhat anti-recruiter sentiment on this mailing list, so I thought I'd point you all to my friend's new Twitter bot. It uses a corpus of recruiter emails and a Markov generator (I think...?) to generate some a Micah W. Jul 13, 2014 7:14 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Atlanta Lean Coffee - On July 10, 2014 at 23:16:26, Andy Lindeman ([address removed]) wrote: > We'll be using Trello, a light-weight online kanban board to > suggest and vote on topics. Add your topic ideas and vote here: Unfortunately (as you may have now noticed too), Andy L. Jul 11, 2014 11:18 AM
Atlanta Lean Coffee - A few of us developer types in the area are starting an Atlanta Lean Coffee.  The first one will be held at Octane Coffee in Grant Park on Saturday, 12 July at 10:00AM. Please join us, and feel free to invite your Ruby or non-Ruby friends :)  What Andy L. Jul 10, 2014 11:15 PM
Atlanta Build Guild meetup on July 14 - Hey Rubyists, Just a note that we'll be hosting a Build Guild meetup on Monday the 14th at Joystick Gamebar on Edgewood Ave. Build Guild is a w Micah W. Jul 3, 2014 10:08 AM
Programming Retreat in Costa Rica - Hey all, Casey Jun 29, 2014 12:01 PM
Upcoming Intermediate Ruby events - Hey Gang, The first Atlanta Intermediate Ruby (hereafter, AIR) meetup was a smashing success! I've posted a writeup at http://jdabbs.com/working-smar­ter-pt James D. Jun 18, 2014 10:11 AM
More Resources on Developing for Glass - Thanks everyone for coming out last night. I hope you enjoy Lance G. Jun 12, 2014 2:19 PM
Ethernet drops in the Hodges room - Preview not available Lance G. Jun 8, 2014 11:40 PM
RE: [ruby-83] Ruby on Rails Development - We may be able to help - user 1. May 27, 2014 11:52 AM
Ruby on Rails Development - We may be able to help - user 1. May 27, 2014 11:21 AM
Intermediate Ruby - Logistics Specifics - Gist version at  https://gist.github.com/jamesd­abbs/8c1ae44a86a29405d061 The first Intermediate Ruby group is upon us, and I have some logi James D. May 21, 2014 8:51 AM
Re: [ruby-83] National Day of Civic Hacking - May 30 & 31 - Hello, how do I sign up to become a pm? On May 15,[masked]:00 PM, "Luigi Montanez" < [address removed] > wrote: Greg May 19, 2014 7:39 PM
Great Talk on Design in a Rails shop - There were a lot of questions about the role of design in groups after Lance G. May 15, 2014 11:24 PM
National Day of Civic Hacking - May 30 & 31 - Friends, On May 30 and 31, Code for Atlanta is partnering with TAG to host the National Day of Civic Hacking at the Atlanta Community Food Bank. We'll be working on projects related to food security and sus Luigi R. May 15, 2014 1:00 PM
Have a great idea for 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, check out  Jen S. May 15, 2014 12:54 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Rspec or other testing frameworks - I like Minitest::Spec because of its low complexity, but I wouldn't argue against  RSpec anymore. (I originally bailed on RSpec when it failed out of the box in unexpected ways on MacRuby a few years back. Things have changed.) Loren N. May 5, 2014 4:20 PM
Rspec or other testing frameworks - Preview not available Lance G. May 5, 2014 4:14 PM
Pair programming for edX CS169.1 Engineering Software as a Service - Good Monday Everyone, Andrew R. May 5, 2014 11:06 AM
Re: [ruby-83] [Atlanta Intermediate Ruby] First Meeting - Background Jobs - Hi James!  I just wanted to say, thank you for organizing this :-) Frank R. May 3, 2014 3:15 PM
[Atlanta Intermediate Ruby] First Meeting - Background Jobs - Greetings All, I am very happy to announce the first meeting of the Atlanta Intermediate Ruby group. Full details available at http://www.meetup.com James D. May 2, 2014 1:18 PM
National Day of Civic Hacking (May 30-31, 2014) - Preview not available Al S. Apr 26, 2014 4:33 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Need more Rails-Newbie-Jam mentors - Preview not available Patrick Van S. Apr 24, 2014 8:12 PM
Fwd: [ajug-members] Coding Challenge April 30 - hey guys i thought i would share this with you, in case anyone was interested Cheers Vincent  ---------- Forwarded message ------ Vincent M. Apr 23, 2014 9:57 AM
Need more Rails-Newbie-Jam mentors - Hi folk Al S. Apr 23, 2014 9:35 AM
Re: [ruby-83] DHL Hiring Ruby on Rails Web Developer - Thank you for your good time to ask you to help me to work with your team in meetup group it is my humble time to ask you for help kindly let me send you my phone number so we can call each other my names are simion makori from Eldoret in K SIMION MAKORI N. Apr 18, 2014 7:55 AM
Startup weekend - The next Atlanta Startup weekend  is going to be on the first weekend of May.  Anybody who is a developer can get $50 off on their admission by using the following code.  ATLDEV. If you've never done one they are a lot of fun.  Companies like Synapp. Lance G. Apr 17, 2014 2:11 PM
DHL Hiring Ruby on Rails Web Developer - Bee D. Apr 14, 2014 2:46 PM
[ANN] Invoker 1.1.0 - process manager and supervisor for development environments - Hello folks, I thought this list may be interested in a major release of Invoker, which I released just now. If you haven't heard of invoker before - It is a process manager like Foreman but a Hemant K. Apr 11, 2014 3:36 PM
Transportation Camp / Govathon‏ This Weekend - Preview not available Al S. Apr 10, 2014 8:26 PM
Lost property at the ATLRUG, Casey O'keefe - Does anyone know Casey Daniel O'keefe?  He lost something at the ATLRUG tonight. Frank Rietta Frank R. Apr 9, 2014 9:23 PM
Two free events on Friday - Preview not available Andre P. Apr 7, 2014 9:12 PM
Job board contribution pull request - Back during the last spat of recruiter spam I took it on myself to have our team in Vietnam build a job board as an update to the existing atlrug4 repo. Cuong Bui issued the PR earlier today. Once he did that I discovered the atlrug/job-board parallel eff Michael M. Mar 24, 2014 11:52 AM
Coupon and Job Board Follow-up - Hello ATLRUG! Thanks to everyone that came out to the meetup last night. It was good to see you after a month off. Two quick things I told you I would email out: Great Wide Open is coming up on Ap Patrick Van S. Mar 13, 2014 5:29 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Intensive Rails Coding School Scholarship from The Iron Yard - That sounds like an awesome opportunity for some folks.  I am so happy that the Iron Yard has donated that to our community.   Frank Frank R. Mar 4, 2014 12:00 PM
Intensive Rails Coding School Scholarship from The Iron Yard - Preview not available Patrick Van S. Mar 4, 2014 12:06 AM
Steve Klabnik at Great Wide Open in ATL April 2 & 3 – 15 free tickets to hand out! - Preview not available Patrick Van S. Feb 25, 2014 11:16 AM
Re: [ruby-83] Skinny Models and Skinny Controllers using the State Machine Gem - Preview not available Lance G. Feb 20, 2014 7:34 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Skinny Models and Skinny Controllers using the State Machine Gem - I've used state machines as an anti-pattern in just the way Michael has described. I went down that road and suffered a bit several times. Then I became more thoughtfu Brandon B. Feb 20, 2014 3:34 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Skinny Models and Skinny Controllers using the State Machine Gem - My response below is a little bit of a rant against having state machine gems in Rails projects rather than critique of your post per se, but hopefully some solid points to consider (and debate?): I don't think I woul Michael L. Feb 20, 2014 3:09 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Skinny Models and Skinny Controllers using the State Machine Gem - Preview not available Lance G. Feb 20, 2014 1:20 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Skinny Models and Skinny Controllers using the State Machine Gem - On Thu, Feb 20, 2014 at 9:34 AM, Lance Gleason < [address removed] > wrote: user 4. Feb 20, 2014 12:46 PM
Skinny Models and Skinny Controllers using the State Machine Gem - I recently created a blog post about the best way to do this afte Lance G. Feb 20, 2014 12:33 PM
Need helpers for Sunday's Rails-Newbie-Jam - Al S. Feb 17, 2014 8:27 AM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - I didn't have time to respond today but THIS is model behavior of our group. And makes me smile. No judging or pretense, just helping each other ou Hank B. Feb 11, 2014 10:31 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - Hi Liberty, This is extra info you do not need right now but I'm going to share it for future reference / others who may be reading. The debugging library you should use depends upon which ver Jonathan W. Feb 11, 2014 8:35 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Ruby Technique for Javax.Faces page? - Randy, I submitted with some fake data and I saw form data being posted. I am using OSX 10.9 and Chrome 32.  Good luck, Hank Hank B. Feb 11, 2014 12:32 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - Viola! C'est ca! Thanks Andy!  And thanks for the insight Patrick. I may need those resources once I get further down the road. ;) Liberty Feb 11, 2014 12:12 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - On February 11, 2014 at 11:53:47, Liberty ([address removed]) wrote: > My point is I used TextMate to write out the exercise and then  > I executed or pulled it up in Terminal by typing 'irb ex5.rb.' Ah, you probably want to use `ruby ex5.rb` Andy L. Feb 11, 2014 12:08 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - Hi Zac, Thanks for the reply. I might have been incorrect in my terminology/use of irb.  My point is I used TextMate to write out the exercise and then I executed or pulled it up in Terminal by typing 'irb ex5.rb.' Liberty Feb 11, 2014 11:53 AM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - It's a matter of convention.  IRB (Interactive Ruby Shell) is intended to be used for interactive REPL programming: read, evaluate, print, loop.  When you run IRB with a file it is going to run like you had type in the file verba Patrick W. Feb 11, 2014 11:51 AM
Re: [ruby-83] Comments showing up in Terminal - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Zac S. Feb 11, 2014 11:43 AM
Comments showing up in Terminal - Hi All, I'm a Ruby Newbie and I've noticed as I work through my exercises, the comments that I create in TextMate are displaying once I run the file via IRB in Terminal on my Mac.  I've attached scr Liberty Feb 11, 2014 11:36 AM
Ruby Technique for Javax.Faces page? - I'm trying to automate a DoD "Active Duty Military" lookup to: https://www.dmdc.osd.mil/appj/­scra/single_record.xhtml Randy P. Feb 10, 2014 6:26 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - On Fri, Feb 7, 2014 at 6:35 PM, James D. Hargreaves < [address removed] > wrote: Ho-Sheng H. Feb 7, 2014 8:38 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Just noticed that when I “clicked” on reply (not reply all) in my previous email it stuck the group’s email address into James D. H. Feb 7, 2014 8:35 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Worked with both a Guru and a Swammi in a prior job. Same person. He was an excellent developer, as you might expect. On 02/07/[masked]:16 PM, Steve Suh wrote: > Hey Hosh, > Thanks for posting this. I definitely agree with what you said and I h JD Feb 7, 2014 2:40 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Frank R. Feb 7, 2014 1:21 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Oops I apologize. I only meant to send this to Hosh. I apologize for spamming. Have a great weekend! Steve S. Feb 7, 2014 1:18 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Hey Hosh, Thanks for posting this. I definitely agree with what you said and I had firsthand experiences with a less Steve S. Feb 7, 2014 1:15 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - On Fri, Feb 7, 2014 at 2:00 AM, James D. Hargreaves < [address removed] > wrote: Ho-Sheng H. Feb 7, 2014 1:00 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Meta is good. I actually prefer the meta (process and definitional) perspective in life and, eve James D. H. Feb 7, 2014 4:00 AM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Preview not available JD Feb 6, 2014 5:27 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Ha! Thanks guys :-) -Hosh On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 3:02 PM, Frank Rietta < Ho-Sheng H. Feb 6, 2014 5:17 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Frank R. Feb 6, 2014 5:01 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - There goes Hosh with the meta perspective. I miss you Hosh! H On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 2:42 PM, Ho-Sheng Hsiao < Hank B. Feb 6, 2014 3:54 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 12:25 PM, JD < [address removed] > wrote: Ho-Sheng H. Feb 6, 2014 2:41 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - On 02/06/[masked]:53 PM, Ho-Sheng Hsiao wrote: > > > On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 11:31 AM, JD > > wrote: > > I'm more an Admin than a Rubyist - getting the work done is more important than > using rub JD Feb 6, 2014 2:24 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 11:31 AM, JD < [address removed] > wrote: Ho-Sheng H. Feb 6, 2014 1:53 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - I'm more an Admin than a Rubyist - getting the work done is more important than using ruby to me. Neither is the answer I decided. I use Ansible. Takes 15-30 minutes to do something useful. More time just makes it more useful and the prerequisites JD Feb 6, 2014 1:31 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - I work for Chef, so obviously I have some self-interest here.  Puppet does well with sys admins since it appears to be easier. The centralized puppetmaster appeals to people who want a lot of control, such as old school IT.  It might ap Ho-Sheng H. Feb 6, 2014 12:12 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - Frank, Having used both extensively, I emphatically recommend Chef. The main reasons I prefer Chef are as follows: 1) More actively maintained 2) More active Scott M. Feb 6, 2014 12:03 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Puppet vs Chef? - (wearing my Red Hat hat) If you are dealing with Linux servers running CentOS, you may want to go Puppet, as there are tools like Foreman/Katello that make centralizing that much easier. (hat off) Erik M J. Feb 6, 2014 11:37 AM
Puppet vs Chef? - body{font-family:Helvetica,Arial;­font-size:13px} Frank R. Feb 6, 2014 11:29 AM
Re: [ruby-83] More Ruby side projects and startups - Get (or send) me your personal contact info. Jim Hargreaves [masked] James D. H. Feb 5, 2014 5:31 PM
More Ruby side projects and startups - Hi all:  Just a quick reminder that if you're looking to take your Ruby project to the next Jason G. Feb 5, 2014 12:27 PM
FW: Now Accepting Applications for Mentoring Organizations for GSoC 2014‏ - Preview not available Al S. Feb 3, 2014 2:55 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Re: Front End Web Developer Opening - Hi everyone I wanted to give you some perspective from someone who has been a recruiter for many years but also runs a user and meetup group, AJUG. We handled this question by creatin Vincent M. Feb 3, 2014 2:12 PM
Re: [ruby-83] Re: Front End Web Developer Opening - Never had I ever seen or heard so much conversation about such an inconsequential subject, i. e., getting a job. &n James D. H. Feb 2, 2014 3:44 PM
RE: [ruby-83] Re: Front End Web Developer Opening - Lance G. Feb 1, 2014 8:36 AM
RE: [ruby-83] Re: Front End Web Developer Opening - Charlie B. Jan 31, 2014 7:17 PM
Re: Re: [ruby-83] Re: Front End Web Developer Opening - One of the challenges with trying to setup a separate list for people that are "interested" is that most job candidates don't know they are job candidates. They are what the recruiters call "passive candidates".  Eric L. Jan 31, 2014 5:16 PM

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