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Socket Progamming - Playing around with ChatServer

Sockets ​ are​ ​ the​ ​ endpoints​ ​ of​ ​ the​ ​ communication​ ​ channel,​ ​ both​ ​ clients​ ​ and​ ​ servers​ ​ have to​ ​ use​ ​ sockets​ ​ to​ ​ communicate. Once​ ​ a ​ ​ connection​ ​ is​ ​ established​ ​ you​ ​ can​ ​ put​ ​ data​ ​ into​ ​ your​ ​ socket​ ​ and​ ​ it​ ​ will​ ​ make​ ​ its way​ ​ to​ ​ the​ ​ other​ ​ end,​ ​ where​ ​ the​ ​ receiver​ ​ will​ ​ read​ ​ from​ ​ the​ ​ socket​ ​ to​ ​ process​ ​ incoming packets. [more inside]

Loaf - mean & lean breadcrumb trails

The newest loaf has been fundamentally changed to provide even more flexibility and separation from view concerns. You can now specify how breadcrumbs are matched using new :match option and then render them using breadcrumb_trail view helper. It supports Rails >= 3.2. Enjoy!

Choosing Elixir for Shedul’s tomorrow

Here’s the story of complex process of researching, evaluating, choosing and introducing Elixir to cozy yet shrinking world of complex Rails monolith at Shedul - a global salon booking system. [more inside]

Wrapper Based an Unobtrusive DCI Ruby library

WrapperBased is an alternative approach to ActiveSupport::Concern. Instead of including mixins in models, any class including controllers can serve as context where objects and behaviors are combined.

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