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.
A short story on the origin of the SparkleFormation library.
A new approach at dependency solving.
Generic application configuration implementation within Ruby.
New Ruby cloud API library with a specific purpose.
Building attribute structures with Ruby.
Thoughts on application configuration and snowflake implementations.
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
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.
Internode communication via flocks of chefs.
Backporting the Chef Gem.