Ruby Exec/Frank Dependencies

Recently I’ve been working on a little project for Testing with Frank. In using it, I found very early on that the¬† wait_for_nothing_to_be_animating¬†function has some issues. I detailed it a little in my post about Frank’s Ruby API, but as a refresher, frank mistakenly thinks that the keyboard is always animating. This is a problem that…

Running Shell Commands From Ruby

Ruby can be a really stupid language sometimes. Other times however, you run into problems for which Ruby is the greatest thing ever. That’s very much how my love hate relationship with Ruby is. Perhaps over time Swift will be able to take over some of the things I jump to Ruby for, but until…

Gemfile.lock and the .gitignore

I don’t know about other people, but when it comes to source control systems, I don’t like putting everything in my repository. That’s why tools like Nuget exist, so we don’t have to waste space in the repository for 3rd party stuff. In svn, putting tons of crap into your repo isn’t that big of…