adventures in coding
2016-01-27
Building crazy with AttributeStruct

Building support for Azure into SparkleFormation required the ability to programatically generate complex nested strings. Lets have a quick look at the crazy needed, and solution discovered.

2015-08-12
Serialized Rainbows

A short story on the origin of the SparkleFormation library.

2015-03-13
The magic text book

A new approach at dependency solving.

2015-03-12
Application Configuration

Generic application configuration implementation within Ruby.

2014-11-23
Miasma - Cloud Models

New Ruby cloud API library with a specific purpose.

2014-11-20
AttributeStruct - Turtles all the way down

Building attribute structures with Ruby.

2014-11-20
Hashes == 42, a love story

Thoughts on application configuration and snowflake implementations.

2014-03-08
Krakow: NSQ for Ruby

Krakow is a Ruby client library for NSQ. The current 0.2.0 release pulls it out of its initial “alpha” phase, providing a feature complete client library. The road to finalizing a stable 1.0 release will consist of tight release iterations to fill out the tests, stablize the core, and add in some extra features like non-standard distributions and custom contexts for SSL.

2012-12-09
Flocking Chefs

Internode communication via flocks of chefs.

2012-06-23
Chef gems and embedded ruby

Backporting the Chef Gem.