Full URL in Rails’ logs

I find myself needing to have the full URLs in Rails’ logs. Normally you get something like: Started GET "/" for 127.0.0.1 at 2011-08-27 13:13:10 +0200 but I needed Started GET "http://foo.bar:3000/" for 127.0.0.1 at...

How to use Lobos with Heroku

Lobos is a Clojure library to create and alter tables which also supports migrations similar to what Rails can do. I like where Lobos is going but it’s a work in progress, so the information here might be out of date soon, beware! Let’s imagine a project...

My first steep to borghood

I wish my first step to borghood was something cooler, like a laser eye, but nevertheless I’m extremely thankful to the men and women of science, and engineering, that challenged nature and decided that humans are repairable. I’m no longer 100% organic,...

Why I love Lisp

This post was extracted from a small talk I gave at Simplificator, where I work, titled “Why I love Smalltalk and Lisp”. There’s another post titled “Why I love Smalltalk” published before this one. Desert by Guilherme Jófili Lisp is an...