Rails snippet: Setting up TravisCI

Travis CI is great way to get continuous integration into a project.
So just to get started here is a quick walkthrough, through the setup for a
project of mine. Basically it’s a 3 step process:

Setup rake to run the tests

This is easy, and probably already happens anyway! Just to check

$ rake

Setup .travis.yml

My own .travis.yml for
ActiverecordTranslatable looks like this:

So line by line

Set the ruby version to 1.9.3

Setup the database for the tests

Setup a github hook to notify travis about commits

Now to complete the setup setup the hook for travis under the Settings → Service Hooks on Github.

So now quick, learn more checkout TravisCI docs it’s


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