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Looking for Rails work? / Hiring Rails developers?
General • Asked by Chris Oliver
Similar to the Hacker News thread, I thought we might start up a thread for anyone looking to hire a Ruby / Rails freelancer or if you're a freelancer looking for work. *Please lead with either ...

What are your goals for 2017?
General • Asked by Alan Reid
Hello all! Hope you all have a great holiday and heres to an awesome 2017 to you all :) One of my goals for 2017 is to learn new stuff. One of the things i want to do, is to expand my understa...

Webpacker requires Node.js >= 6.0.0 and you are using 0.10.30
General • Asked by Simon Cooper
I've got into bit of a mess. Posted this over on SO too, but no answers of use over there. I've added Webpacked so I can install React.js. However, I think I've somehow buggered up my PATH and ...

Pass variable from Controller to Serializer in Rails
Rails • Asked by Rony Fhebrian
I have this code in my Controller to get distance in meters from one location to another location: ``` range = Geocoder::Calculations.distance_between([lat,lng],[,Model.locati...

How to create a Rails Web application which consume its data from an API using JSON API Specification
Rails • Asked by Kelvin Firmino
Hi, good afternoon. Chris, I ahve noticed that there are companies asking for consuming an API using JSON API Specification where I should consume its data and create a front-end with Rails to s...

How can I setup Vim for rails development on Ubuntu?!
General Solved • Asked by Muhammad
Hey guys, Lately I have been trying to switch to Vim but I couldn't because It's kinda complicated. Most of the dotfiles I found were built to setup on a Mac so I'm curious if anyone here is workin...

Modern Webpack template on Rails 5.1
Rails • Asked by Jiri Prochazka
I have downloaded this [Adminator template](, which is modern npm/yarn Webpack theme. As stated in the template's homepage, install instruction...

How to access a webpage and get its content
Rails • Asked by Kelvin Firmino
Hi, good afternoon. Chirs, I would like to access a website and get its content from its page to create a database with this information. It is about a game so, it is a common information tha...

new myapp
Rails Solved • Asked by Devkit
Hello! Help me please! I enter "rails new myapp", the terminal stops at this: > "The dependency tzinfo-data (> = 0) will be unused by any of the platforms Bundler is installing for .bunler is ...

How much is the cost to get a web design company to build me something I need with Ruby rails?
General • Asked by Everett Clayton
Hi guys, so I am basically running a small business and I need a web application built with ruby on rails. I heard it is a pretty good framework, but I don't know how much the cost is for this. I w...

How do I install ruby on rails / RVM on SUSE Enterprise
Rails • Asked by Marcel Müller
We are trying to install the single user RVM of ruby on rails on a SUSE enterprise machine. Unfortunately we are encountering problems. According to we prepared a sing...

Learn what is Redis and how to use it with Rails
Rails • Asked by Kelvin Firmino
Hi, I have seeing a lot company asking for using this Redis as cache with Rails. I suppose it would be good learn about it.

has_many through association with collection_check_boxes question not working at create action (kinda)
Rails • Asked by DC
Testing has_many through association, I want to do that Product has many Category, and Product has many Certificate. Both associations are two-way, and the setups of them, as below, are pretty muc...

Active Storage (Rails 5.2) vs Shrine
Rails • Asked by Nicolás Bobb
In the aplication, users have to upload files, I plan to use Amazon S3. Do you recommend using Rails 5.2 Active Storage, or using the Gem Shrine as explained in Gorails? What do you recommend?

How to deploy rails on IIS or on Xammp with Apache?
Rails • Asked by Mahmoud Sayed
I have **Windows Server R2 2012**, I need to deploy rails app on it. I want to run rails app on either IIS or on Xammp with apache. I tried many solutions posted on the internet but none of them ...

Multitenancy with custom domain names
Rails • Asked by Brent C
We have a multitenant application with custom subdomains using a wildcard SSL on Heroku. While this has been great for our clients they are now requesting the ability to add their own domain names....

Okay I subscribed to learn Rails.. but where do I start?
General Solved • Asked by Shoaib Ali Cherangi House
Okay, I might be coming off like a total noob (and I am one by all means when it comes to Rails) but I really need some clarity on how to get strated with learning Rails from the Episodes available...

Create dynamic table for existing resource
Tips • Asked by Simon Cooper
Hello. I have an existing RoR site, and I've added a new resource that will allow users to add different coffee roasts. On the resulting table, I'd like users to be able to filter the restults ...

How to send different Plan ID's to Stripe?
Rails Solved • Asked by Adrian DeGus
I worked through the Subscriptions with Stripe video and got everything working fine, with a single Plan ID. Now I'm trying to modify it to work with multiple Plan ID's to give my users payment ...

How to count comments like reddit (infinite nested model) ?
Ruby Solved • Asked by Robert Hopman
Hey Chris, I have an `item` model which gets submitted. With `has_many :comments, as: :commentable, dependent: :destroy` then in the `comment` model I have `belongs_to :commentable, pol...