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bookis / backup_heroku_db.rake
Created Feb 20, 2011
Making a rake tasks to capture Heroku pgbackup and push to S3
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namespace :backup do
desc "backup db from heroku and send to S3"
task :push_to_s3 => :environment do
require 'aws/s3'
require 'heroku'
APP_NAME = 'luna-sandals' # put your app name here
BACKUP_BUCKET = "#{APP_NAME}-db-backups" # put your backup bucket name here
file_name = "backup-#{'%s')}.dump"
bookis / mysql2 error
Created Apr 24, 2011
MySQL rails 3 and rvm : Library not loaded: libmysqlclient.18.dylib (LoadError)
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/Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/mysql2-0.2.6/lib/mysql2.rb:7:in `require': dlopen(/Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/mysql2-0.2.6/lib/mysql2/mysql2.bundle, 9): Library not loaded: libmysqlclient.18.dylib (LoadError)
Referenced from: /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/mysql2-0.2.6/lib/mysql2/mysql2.bundle
Reason: image not found - /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/mysql2-0.2.6/lib/mysql2/mysql2.bundle
from /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/mysql2-0.2.6/lib/mysql2.rb:7:in `<top (required)>'
from /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/bundler-1.0.12/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:68:in `require'
from /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/bundler-1.0.12/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:68:in `block (2 levels) in require'
from /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/bundler-1.0.12/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:66:in `each'
from /Users/Bookis/.rvm/gems/ruby-1.9.2-p180/gems/bundler-1.0.12/lib/bundler/runtime.rb:66:in `block in require'
from /Users/Bookis/.rvm
bookis / consumer_template.rb
Created Jan 2, 2012
Homesteading Consumer App Template
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# Put template stuff here
bookis / bookis_rails_template.rb
Created May 13, 2012
Spork + Guard + Bootstrap Rails Template
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run "echo TODO > README"
run "rvm use 1.9.2"
run "rvm gemset create #{app_name}"
create_file ".rvmrc", "rvm use 1.9.2@#{app_name}"
gem "rspec-rails" , :group => [ :development, :test ]
gem "guard-rspec" , :group => [ :development, :test ]
gem "spork", "> 0.9.0.rc" , :group => [ :development, :test ]
gem "guard-spork" , :group => [ :development, :test ]
gem "factory_girl_rails" , :group => [ :development, :test ]
bookis / notes.mdown
Created Dec 13, 2012
Notes for Norawas
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Norawas Notes


  • What components are needed now?
  • What components will be desired in the next 2 years?
    • Editable content
    • Blog
    • Take Donations
    • Photo Gallery
bookis / comment.rb
Last active Dec 28, 2015
Supporting class for Canvas Methods quiz
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class Comment
attr_accessor :content, :created_at
attr_reader :post_id, :author_id
def initialize(row)
@content = row[0]
@created_at = row[1]
@post_id = row[2]
@author_id = row[3]
View ApplicationController.rb
def current_visitor # This could be any name, `current_visitor` is just descriptive
if session[:visitor_id] # checking if the session hash has a key of :visitor_id
Visitor.find(session[:visitor_id]) # If there is a visitor id, find the Visitor by what is in the value of session[:visitor_id]
visitor = Visitor.create(ip_address: request.remote_ip) # If no session visitor id, create a new visitor assigning the ip_address
session[:visitor_id] = # set the session hash visitor_id key to be the id of the record just created
visitor # return the visitor object that you just created, otherwiet the line above would be the last thing returned, but we want a Visitor object to be returned
View sums.rb
# method that takes two inputs (an array, a target sum)
# outputs an array of pairs that sum to the target sum
# ([1,2,3,4], 5) => [[1,4], [2,3]]
def sum_pairs(array, target)
matches = []
i = 0
array.each do |first|
i += 1
array[i..-1].each do |second|
View transaction.rb
class Transaction
attr_accessor :amount, :success
def initialize(amount, success)
@amount = amount
@success = success
def success?