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View application.css
/* rules generated by blueprint typography mixin: */
body {
font-family: "Helvetica Neue", Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;
color: #333333;
font-size: 75%;
background: #f9f9ee;
height: 100%; }
body h1 {
font-weight: normal;
View gist:71394
class Role < ActiveRecord::Base
def self.[] (key)
find_by_name key.to_s
@user.role = Role['admin']
ToadMate Bookmarklet
Adds clickable links to open the file/line from the
stacktrace on Hoptoad ( into TextMate.
Change the lpd variable to your local project directory.
It relies on your project folders being named after the main part
of your domain name ( => /example/).
View sass_template_handler.rb
module ActionView
class ErSass < ActionView::TemplateHandler
include ERB::Util
:load_paths => Compass.configuration.sass_load_paths + ["#{Rails.root}/app/stylesheets"]
", local_assigns)"
View compass_initializer.rb
# Set up rendering of sass through ERB in ActionView
require 'ersass_template_handler'
ActionView::Template.register_template_handler :sass, ActionView::TemplateHandlers::ErSass
ActionView::Template.exempt_from_layout :sass
View delegate_model_attributes.rb
class ProductData < ActiveRecord::Base
belongs_to :product
def self.attribute_column_names
return @@attr_columns if defined?(@@attr_columns)
readers = { |n| } - [:created_at,:updated_at]
@@attr_columns ||= { |k| [k, "#{k}=".to_sym] }.flatten
View stylesheets_test.rb
require File.dirname(__FILE__) + '/../test_helper'
require 'compass/test_case'
class StylesheetsTest < Compass::TestCase
class << self
def sass_files(path)
Dir.glob(File.join(path, "**", "[^_]*.sass"))
def test_stylesheet(sass_file, &block)
View gist:259181
# Key bindings
# To see the key combo you want to use just do:
# $ read
# And press it
bind '"^[[D": backward-word' # option left
bind '"^[[C": forward-word' # option right
View _font-stack.sass
// From
// Each stack has the survey statistics and any additional notes in '[]'.
// Stacks are ordered in Window > cross-platform > Mac
// Serif Font Stacks
// Cambria (54.51% on Windows)
View listing_highlight.rb
# Before, I was overriding the initialize method to set the run_date.
# This is how I'm doing it now:
class ListingHighlight < ActiveRecord::Base
before_validation :assign_run_date
validates_presence_of :run_date, :on => :create
def run_date=( value )
write_attribute :run_date, some_date_method(value)