Just Enough Hotwire for Rails Developers with Chris Oliver Open Source Thursdays

Just Enough Hotwire with Chris Oliver

Chris Oliver is the founder of GoRails, JumpStart Rails, Hatchbox and RailsBytes. He is also one of the hosts of the Remote Ruby podcast. Chris showed us how to get started with Hotwire, how to inspect turbo streams. He also answered some questions from the audience, including how to migrate from Webpacker to jsbundling-rails, Websockets performance, and security. Do you want to know how Chris Oliver got so good at building products?...

2 min · Stefanni Brasil, Thiago Araujo
Open Source Thursdays Expert Guest session with Aaron Patterson (tenderlove)

A Tender Introduction to Ruby Internals with TenderJIT

Aaron Patterson is a Senior Staff Engineer working at Shopify where he is focusing on Ruby core and Rails core development. He joined us on this Open Source Thursdays session to work on a Just-in-time (JIT) compiler for Ruby that’s written in Ruby. With the additional tenderlove we all love 💎 Get the slides for this session here 🖼️ In this post summary, you’ll learn how Ruby’s virtual machine works, CPUs, Execution code, and more....

4 min · Stefanni Brasil, Thiago Araujo
How to contribute to Ruby on Rails

How to Contribute to Ruby on Rails

Are you looking for an opportunity to get more experience as a Ruby on Rails developer? Make meaningful connections with the community? Learn the best practices on how to maintain a large codebase? “I’ve always wanted to contribute to the biggest code base I know: Ruby on Rails. It’s also the one who pays for my food. But I had been struggling with how to get started until Hexdevs started sharing different ways to do it....

7 min · Stefanni Brasil, Thiago Araujo
RSVP for Expert Session with Rafael França, Rails Core team member

Open Source Thursdays Expert Session with Rafael França on Aug 5th

Rafael França is a Rails Core team member and Principal Engineer at Shopify, and he is working to define the future of Ruby and Rails. Rafael explained how to get started with contributing to Ruby on Rails, fix a bug, navigate the Rails code base and contribute to open source projects as a beginner. He also answered questions from the community. Open Source Thursdays is a project from hexdevs to make Open Source contributions more inclusive....

1 min · Thiago Araujo, Stefanni Brasil

Open Source Thursdays

Did you always want to contribute to Open Source projects but can’t get past getting overwhelmed and feeling scared when looking at a big project just by yourself? Open Source Thursdays is one of our projects where we aim to contribute to Open Source projects by doing live stream sessions. The initial plan was to contribute to Ruby on Rails and to do everything live, with little or no preparation in advance....

2 min · Thiago Araujo, Stefanni Brasil
Expert Session with Chris Oliver from GoRails

Just Enough Hotwire for Rails Developers with Chris Oliver

Chris Oliver is the founder of GoRails, JumpStart Rails, Hatchbox and RailsBytes. He is also one of the hosts of the Remote Ruby podcast. Just Enough Hotwire with Chris Oliver Want to add some JavaScript sprinkles to your Rails app but don’t have the time to learn how to use Hotwire? Not finding Hotwire intuitive and it’s taking you time (that you don’t have) to understand it? How much of JS do you need to learn if you just want to write minimal code in JS?...

1 min · Thiago Araujo, Stefanni Brasil
Expert Session with Aaron Patterson, Ruby & Rails Core team member

TenderJIT: A JIT compiler for Ruby with Aaron Patterson (tenderlove)

TenderJIT: A Pure Ruby JIT Compiler for Ruby Aaron Patterson (@tenderlove) joined our livestream as an expert guest on September 30th, 2021. Aaron Patterson is a Senior Staff Engineer working at Shopify where he is focusing on Ruby core and Rails core development. Besides his achievements in software (which are both numerous and great), he is known for his humility, kindness, and accomplishments in the field of bio-writing. Make sure to follow his Twitter account to keep up on all of his thoughtful insights and pearls of wisdom such as “It’s Always Friday Somewhere!...

2 min · Thiago Araujo, Stefanni Brasil