Setting up an Ubuntu 13.04 Server for RailsMay 25, 2013
Step 1: Install Ubuntu
Step 2: Add a deploy user
Step 3: Update and Install dependencies
Make sure that each line completes before running the next. Don't just copy the lines in all at once or it will use the beginning letters of one line as an answer to questions the first may ask.
sudo apt-get -y update && sudo apt-get -y upgrade
How To Install Ruby on Rails on Mavericks (OSX 10.9)October 26, 2013
Step 1: Install XCode Command Line Tools
Step 2: Install and prepare Homebrew
ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.github.com/mxcl/homebrew/go/install)"
Step 3: Install rbenv
brew install rbenv ruby-build openssl
echo 'eval "$(rbenv init -)"' >> ~/.bash_profile
Step 4: Install Ruby
Vim Commands You Need to Know: Episode 1October 08, 2013
Most people who have spent any time using the command line have learned to use vim well enough to edit conf files: moving the cursor, entering insert mode, and saving and quitting the file
:wq. I know because I was one of those people for years. It wasn't until I found a few magical commands that I truly understood why vim was a true competitor in a world of IDE's and Textmate clones.
Vim Find and Replace in Project: Episode 2October 06, 2013
A while I ago I posted about an efficient way to do find and replace in files.
:args `ack -l keywords`
:argdo %s/keywords/replacement/ge | update