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Tap -[not] a talk about replacing rake - Simon Chiang
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 08 Feb 09

In this talk I will present a task application framework called Tap. Tap on the surface acts like a supercharged rake, with similar declaration syntax...

rush, a shell that will yield to you - Nicholas Schlueter
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 07 Feb 09

rush (http://rush.heroku.com/) as defined by the website is: a replacement for the unix shell (bash, zsh, etc) which uses pure Ruby syntax. Grep throug...

Ruby for data processing
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 10 Dec 08

Brian Chapados talks about using ruby & rake to build a simple workflow to coordinate external processes.

Rake in Background
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 10 Nov 08

In need of a background process? You may be able to accomplish this with a simple Rake task. See how in this episode.

Jim Weirich Discusses Rake, the Ruby Make Tool
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 05 Jun 08

Jim Weirich, is the Chief Scientist for EdgeCase LLC and thecreator of rake, the popular make-like build tool written in Ruby. In this interview with I...

Custom Rake Tasks
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 28 Aug 07

Rake is one of those tools that you don't realize how powerful it is until you start using it. In this episode you will learn how to create custom rake tasks and improve them by using rake features.