Let people surprise you

If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results.

George S. Patton

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Author's profile picture Geert Theys on agile

Howto use LESS Bootstrap with nanoc

I had some trouble getting nanoc to work with bootstrap LESS. But it wasn't so difficult to setup.

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Author's profile picture Geert Theys on ruby

Upgrading macbook 5,1 instead of buying a new one

I bought my unibody macbook at the start of 2009. It was slow and swapping a lot and it start showing it's age. After I saw a lot of my friends unboxing new laptops for christmas and I needed to make a decision. Off course I wanted to buy a new one.

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Author's profile picture Geert Theys on budget

Code coverage with SimpleCov in rails

I wanted my rails application to communicate with an API still under heavy development by my collegue. I wasn't writing test cases because we were still discovering how to implement this API. Not a best practice ;)

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Author's profile picture Geert Theys on rails and testing

rbenv and local gems

Rbenv just felt more natural to me. I removed RVM from my system and installed rbenv. I'm not going in the discussion which one is better and why. You can read a good blogpost about the differences and/or similarities here.

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Author's profile picture Geert Theys on ruby, rails, and howto