How to Make your Next Rails Upgrade Easier

If you’re a Rails developer, you know all about upgrading apps from one version to another; it’s part of the job. These upgrades can range from simple gem version bumps of 4.2.5.2 to 4.2.6, to nightmarish leaps from 3.2 to 4.1. Those latter upgrades are...

More Class Loading Adventures

I was working on upgrading a library in a Rails 4.1 application. It was a big-ish upgrade; 17 version bumps and more than 2 years since that gem had been upgraded. Things were proceeding along well until I ran the test suite and, when instantiating one of the classes...

Interactors in Rails

Interactors in Rails About what? – Interactors. Well anyway. You better tell me which tribe you are in: sharp-pointed or thick-headed? In other words, do you prefer skinny models or skinny controllers? That’s a mean thing, indeed, to ask incorrect question...

Lazy Loading of Images in Rails

Recently I joined a company thats Thrillophilia a tours and activities company in India, and where I need to solve a problem of lazy loading of images, cause the site is image heavy. I came across lot of lazy loading javascript plugins, but finally came to know about...