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Are there any WORM (write once, read many) data stores that integrate well with Rails?

Databases • Asked by Chris Zempel

I've gotta store a bunch of events, which are snippets of data that contain information about a thing that happened inside the system I'm working on. I'm building out audit trail, which could poten...

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Looking to upload files to local file storage on server. Recommended best to handle multiple?

General • Asked by Christopher Stewart

I am looking to upload multiple files to local file stoarage on a server. They could be images, excell files, pdf's, .dwg etc. Do I need to somehow declare what type of file is being uploaded o...

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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 ...

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Stripe - Question about canceling accounts

Rails • Asked by Adrian DeGus

I just finished following the screencasts on setting up Stripe, everything went well! I have my app setup to cancel accounts `:at_period_end` so that subscribers can continue accessing content t...

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How to deploy in Google App Engine?

Rails • Asked by Jorge Dominguez

Hi there Guys! So its possible to get a video tutorial on how to deploy a Rails App in GAP?

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How do I get redirect to view after create action using Vue.js

Javascript • Asked by Tabish Iqbal

Out of interest, have a weird issue. Trying to do a redirect after create. The record is being created just fine, but get a 500 error on the redirect? Using an ajax call using Vue-resource. Below...

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Capybara is sending HTML format on request instead of JS

Testing • Asked by Zubin Teherani

The feature works perfectly on the browser, however on the tests when Capybara clicks the submit button the request is processed as an HTML: `Processing by SearchController#index as HTML` Inste...

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From where to start for developing a Shopify application?

Rails • Asked by Haytham Eghbariah

Hello, First of all thank you Chris for supporting students like me with so limited budget! I'm really happy to be part of this community. I'm a Java programmer, and I know basics of Ruby, and...

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Spell check

Site Feedback • Asked by Rails Addict

Hi, it seems that spell check only works for title not for the body of posts.

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Screen Capture For GoRails Videos

General • Asked by Rails Addict

Hi, i was thinking of making an udemy video and was wondering what software is used in the gorails videos or if anyone has any suggestions? i also want to be able to use a tablet to write on the sc...

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Is there less opportunity for junior developers/1st job seekers in Rails?

Rails • Asked by Rails Addict

It seems that almost all of the Ruby on Rails job postings are for senior developers, usually with 5+ years experience, although I am aware of the caveat that one should not let that stop them from...

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Where should I start?

Tips • Asked by Kelvin Firmino

Hey, good morning. Chris, I would like to start to learn more about Ruby and Rails. I have a little more than a year programming with them. However, I would like to know which series should I st...

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Turbolinks Not Playing Nicely With Cocoon and Stripe

Rails • Asked by Steve Polito

# Problem I am getting the following console error on a form using `cocoon`. However, on page refresh the error is gone and the form works. ``` Failed to execute 'postMessage'...

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Multiple role based authorization

General • Asked by Bruno Wego

Hello friends, I have a handful of doubts in an interesting senario, I hope can give me a little help. My application uses angular with [ng-token-auth](

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Advice on building a 'reports' feature

General • Asked by Jay Killeen

My Ruby on Rails enterprise app has a whole range of tables ranging such as customers, products, sales, warehouses, prices etc etc. I'd like to build a whole range of different reports that user...

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How do I upload files larger than 2GB?

Rails • Asked by Jimmy McDaniel

I've watched the series on uploading files with Shrine, and I learned a great deal. However, there's still that issue with large files consuming all the resources on the server for a very long tim...

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integrating analytics

General • Asked by Szilard Magyar

Hi Chris! I see GoRails is using for analytics. Could you recommend me a good resource on integrating segment with GA and mixpanel? There are too many approaches like javascript versi...

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Any good idea how to import CSV via Sendgrid email attachment and update model/database columns.

Rails • Asked by Daniel Chapman

Basically receive incoming daily emails, with CSV attachment, then importing the CSV rows to your desired model/database. Anyone done this before? Thanks for any input.

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Amazon S3 files: get full url of file uploaded in json response via postman

General • Asked by LOUY ABDALRIDA

Hello I have api rails app that I can upload files via carrierwave to my s3 bucket and I got back checksum and id in the response now I am trying to add the url of the file uploaded with the json r...