Rebuilding the Rails IDE

Brief update on the IDE Rewrite: a couple of weeks later. I must say, WinForms and C# rocks. Previous scripting used IronRuby, but I shifted to C# – with PolySharp I can leverage the latest C#. Philosophy: Shuttleworth – Confluence. What’s the point? 1.) Projects leak information (people leave, things are forgotten) – capture details […]


Recently I’ve been working as a Rails developer. I’ve always enjoyed Ruby and I’m grateful for the chance to learn more about this magical language. However, I found myself grappling with a huge code base, and an unfamiliar business domain. Overcoming inertia is often the biggest challenge on a new project. It seems that projects […]