Posts about rails
5 years ago
Background Elastic Search indexing using Sidekiq
This article shows how we implemented background ActiveRecord model indexing using Sidekiq. By default, the SearchKick gem allows for 4 ways of automatically indexing a Rails model when it is saved to the backing database:
- Inline (the default,...
5 years ago
Commonly used (and abused) Ruby Gems
Following up on my last post about Ruby gems, here's a list of some of my typical choices for various tasks in the Ruby and Ruby on Rails world:
active_model_serializersMakes it real easy to define exactly how to serialize models in an API @RubyGems
8 years ago
Problem starting Sidekiq in development
If you ever get this error:
can't link outside actor context
Followed by something like:
/Library/Ruby/Gems/2.0.0/gems/celluloid-0.16.0/lib/celluloid.rb:176:in `new_link' /Library/Ruby/Gems/2.0.0/gems/sidekiq-3.3.4/lib/sidekiq/launcher.rb:21:in...
Date and time in ruby
Time.now will give you the current date (and time), like so:
Time.now 2012-11-22 22:35:01 +0000
You can also request all the date parts individually:
Time.now.hour 22 Time.now.min 35 Time.now.sec 01 Time.now.day 22 Time.now.month 11...