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Created Jul 9, 2018
How to get homebrew to install and use mysql 5.7 instead of 8 under OSX

Find older mysql versions

brew search mysql

Install 5.7

brew install mysql@5.7

Link it

brew link mysql@5.7 --force --overwrite

mysql2 gem

philsmy / activejob_delayedjob
Created Oct 15, 2017
configuring ActiveJob and DelayedJob to have priority
View activejob_delayedjob
# app/jobs/sample_job.rb
class SampleJob < ActiveJob::Base
queue_as :maintenance
attr_accessor :options
def enqueue(options = {})
self.options = options
View notworking_nginx_2_domains.conf
server {
listen 80;
return 301$request_uri;
server {
listen 80;
return 301$request_uri;
philsmy / gmaps4rails_compare
Created Dec 11, 2013
Comparison of old and new calls to gmaps4rails (Google Maps For Rails -
View gmaps4rails_compare
## gmaps4rails v1
## controller
@json = @shops.to_gmaps4rails do |shop, marker|
marker.infowindow render_to_string(partial: "/shops/map_info_window", locals: { object: shop})
icon_name = "wl_sm_icon"
unless shop.shop_group.nil?
if ( =~ /pen/) != nil
philsmy / make.log
Created Sep 9, 2011
error from rvm install attempt of ruby 1.8.7
View make.log
[2011-09-09 12:59:08] make
/usr/bin/gcc-4.2 -arch i386 -arch x86_64 -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -pipe -fno-common -DRUBY_EXPORT -I. -I. -D_XOPEN_SOURCE -D_DARWIN_C_SOURCE -c array.c
/usr/bin/gcc-4.2 -arch i386 -arch x86_64 -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -pipe -fno-common -DRUBY_EXPORT -I. -I. -D_XOPEN_SOURCE -D_DARWIN_C_SOURCE -c bignum.c
bignum.c: In function ‘rb_big_unpack’:
bignum.c:314: warning: right shift count >= width of type
/usr/bin/gcc-4.2 -arch i386 -arch x86_64 -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -pipe -fno-common -DRUBY_EXPORT -I. -I. -D_XOPEN_SOURCE -D_DARWIN_C_SOURCE -c class.c
/usr/bin/gcc-4.2 -arch i386 -arch x86_64 -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -pipe -fno-common -DRUBY_EXPORT -I. -I. -D_XOPEN_SOURCE -D_DARWIN_C_SOURCE -c compar.c
/usr/bin/gcc-4.2 -arch i386 -arch x86_64 -g -Os -pipe -no-cpp-precomp -fno-common -pipe -fno-common -DRUBY_EXPORT -I. -I. -D_XOPEN_SOURCE -D_DARWIN_C_SOURCE -c dir.c
/usr/bin/gcc-4.2 -a
philsmy / ability.rb
Created Aug 23, 2011
our ability class
View ability.rb
class Ability
include CanCan::Ability
def initialize(user)
user ||= # guest user
if user.role? :super_admin
can :manage, :all
philsmy / arel_or.rb
Created Aug 18, 2011
or scopes - add this to your model to be able to or scopes together (eg: Model.or(Model.scope1, Model.scope2). Stolen and adapted from fake_arel
View arel_or.rb
__or_fn = lambda do |*scopes|
where = []
joins = []
includes = []
# for some reason, flatten is actually executing the scope
scopes = scopes[0] if scopes.size == 1
scopes.each do |s|
w = []
s.where_clauses.each do |where_clause|
mkdir -p ~/development/src
cd ~/development/src
if [ -d ImageMagickInstall ]
# remove old ImageMagickInstall directory if it exists
rm -rf ImageMagickInstall
mkdir ImageMagickInstall
cd ImageMagickInstall
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