This is not a complaint about Webpack or v4 in any way. This is just a record of my process trying it out so I could provide feedback to the webpack team

Hmm... I don't see any docs for 4.0 on I guess I'll just wing it. All I need to do is npm i -D webpack@next, right?

+ webpack@4.0.0-beta.2
added 1 package, removed 20 packages and updated 4 packages in 13.081s

If you want a run-down of the 1.3 changes and the design decisions behidn those changes, check out the LonestarElixir Phoenix 1.3 keynote:

To use the new project generator, you can install the archive with the following command:

$ mix archive.install

Bump your phoenix dep

Phoenix v1.3.0 is a backwards compatible release with v1.2.x. To upgrade your existing 1.2.x project, simply bump your phoenix dependency in mix.exs:


What I Wish I'd Known About Equity Before Joining A Unicorn

Disclaimer: This piece is written anonymously. The names of a few particular companies are mentioned, but as common examples only.

This is a short write-up on things that I wish I'd known and considered before joining a private company (aka startup, aka unicorn in some cases). I'm not trying to make the case that you should never join a private company, but the power imbalance between founder and employee is extreme, and that potential candidates would

View char_converter.rb
# config/initializers/char_converter.rb
require 'uri'
module Support
class CharConverter
"HTTP_COOKIE", # bad cookie encodings kill rack:
View Scramble
1. Black bear
- went to Newark got a passenger van
- reservation got lost
- Lee, Bryan, Josh, John (w)
- Noah, Ross, Brenn (l)
- came down to hold 18
2. The links at Shirley
- Noah, Lee, John (w)
View maintenance_migrator.rb
# This stuff is from a Rails 2 app, but I don't think *too* much has changed in 3.0
class MaintenanceMigrator < ActiveRecord::Migrator
def self.schema_migrations_table_name
# To Run
View migrate_s3.rake
namespace :attachments do
task :migrate_to_s3 => :environment do
require 'aws/s3'
# Load credentials
s3_options = YAML.load_file(File.join(Rails.root, 'config/s3.yml')).symbolize_keys
bucket = s3_options[:bucket_name]
# Establish S3 connection