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btoone / Vagrantfile
Last active Aug 29, 2015
Setup VM and Install Docker
View Vagrantfile
# -*- mode: ruby -*-
# vi: set ft=ruby :
# Install
# Adapted from
$script = <<SCRIPT
echo "[SCRIPT] Running as: `whoami`"
btoone /
Last active Aug 29, 2015
Attempt to get $resource and $http to hit mapmyrun api
curl '' \
-H 'Referer:'
btoone / gist:1151748
Created Aug 17, 2011
Ubuntu Packages for Rails Hosting
View gist:1151748

One command to rule them all

sudo aptitude install apache2 apache2-prefork-dev autoconf bison build-essential \
clang curl dnsutils git-core imagemagick libc6-dev libcurl4-openssl-dev libffi-dev \
libmagickwand-dev libmysqlclient16 libmysqlclient16-dev libreadline6-dev libsqlite3-0 \
libsqlite3-dev libssl-dev libxml2 libxml2-dev libxslt-dev libxslt1.1 libxslt1-dev \
libyaml-dev mysql-client mysql-server openssl sqlite3 wget zlib1g zlib1g-dev 
btoone /
Created Nov 17, 2011
Ubuntu Lucid Setup Guide for Rails

This note will walk you though setting up and securing a Ubuntu 10.04 LTS then deploying a Rails application with mulit-stage deployment.


  • Add section for NGINX setup

Server Setup

btoone / gist:2230355
Created Mar 28, 2012
Load yaml from a string
View gist:2230355
require 'yaml'
y = <<-YAML
:adapter: mysql2
:database: app_development
:username: root
View remote-query.rb
require 'rubygems'
require 'active_record'
require 'mysql2'
require 'net/ssh/gateway'
gateway =
View parse-json.rb
require 'json'
json = '{
"description":"the description for this gist",
"content":"String file contents"
# change directory
cd # back to the last one you were in
mkdir dir && cd !$ # cd into the director you just created
take dir # cd into the director you just created - a custom function
# Use .htaccess to redirect subdomains
RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www\
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ([^.]+)\
RewriteRule ^(.*)$ /path_to_your_site/httpdocs/work_out.php?url=%1
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