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DeepDup Gem Released

I was not able to find a plain Ruby some_deeply_nested_object.deep_dup library so I created one. GitHub link to the gem: deep_dup.

How is this better than Marshal.load(Marshal.dump(foo))?

LinkHum: humane link urlifier

LinkHum is humane, correct and customizable URL auto-linker in user-entered text. Just call LinkHum.urlify(any_text_with_urls) and there will be correct <a> tags. It tries hard to do the most reasonable thing even in complex cases.

Taskmanaging Your App, Part 1: Using Rake

Rake tasks: we all use them. But how exactly do they work? Where should you write them, and how do your tasks get interpreted? Here’s a blog post that dives down the rabbit hole of rake tasks, and how you can use them to task manage your applications!

How do I encrypt data in my database?

A beginner’s guide to keeping your data safe from those nasty bad guys:

This encrypts the data in the database, but if your application is hacked it do…
No it won’t keep your application safe, just your database.
I wrote a quick reply just for you Philip :-) http://theartandscienceofruby.…
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