Custom templates in Polymer.js components

Posted: Oct 29, 2016

Polymer.js doesn’t provide a straightforward way to use a custom template in place of the template supplied by a component. Also, HTML code embedded into a component doesn’t have access to properties of the component.

Sprockets integration into Padrino application

Posted: Apr 16, 2015

For one of my projects I decided to use Padrino instead of Rails. I worked with Sinatra, therefore I thought that Padrino would work for me as well. Actually, I guess even Sinatra matches my needs, but start of a project with Sinatra is slower, because...

How to get rid of legacy code

Posted: Nov 24, 2014

Most of the developers don’t like to work with legacy code even when it was created by them. A good developer should grow. If you take a look at code which you wrote last year and you don’t want to improve it, it is a sign that you didn’t grow since...

Introduction into Whisperer

Posted: Nov 16, 2014

The project I work on consists from a few parts which are written on PHP, Ruby and Java. To write proper acceptance tests on Ruby part, we have been using VCR which stubs external API. In our case we stubbed all interactions with PHP and Java parts...

SitePrism.Vcr 0.1.0 is released

Posted: Dec 10, 2013

We have released a new version of SitePrism.Vcr gem. Thanks to Roman Rott for helping me with this release.

Changed

  • dependencies. Now gem depends on Vcr 2.8.0 and SitePrism 2.5.
  • re-factored the way how Vcr cassettes could be applying for any event...

Introduction into SitePrism.Vcr

Posted: Oct 30, 2013

Last years we hear more and more about SOA (service oriented architecture). Actually, it is very naturally, because it gives you huge flexibility. Instead of coupling all functionality into one monolithic application we can spread functionality on...