Month: July 2009


Quick Date Calculations With Date

I frequently find myself needing to do quick date calculations in order to make scripts run when I want them to or how I want them to. Usually Date::Calc is just a bit too heavily, especially if it’s something as simple as a BASH script. As it happens, date is quite a powerful tool for …

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Testing Sessions with Digest::SHA256 Passwords In Rails

I am fairly new to Rails, but from what I have learned thus far, its fantastic. I plan on posting more obscure Rails items as I come across them. I am writing an application that is similar in functionality to Yelp (in some ways). I have had some help along the way from a seasoned …

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