Link: giant robots smashing into other giant robots: Process Jobs Inline when Running Acceptance Tests
Web apps often move long-running processes (such as delivering email) out of the request/response cycle into a queue of background jobs. A worker process then picks up those jobs from the queue and runs them in the background.
In acceptance tests, it’s desirable to run those background jobs…
Make your testing live simpler by not delaying execution of async tasks during test.
Thoughtbot provides a nice resource with their blog for sure :)
Link: Coding Horror: Please Don’t Learn to Code
The truth is that coding is associated with knowing about “computers” sadly. But just like Dijkstra said
“Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.”
Link: You’re crap and paid too much for the little work you actually do – theregister
This is exactly what is wrong with the so called “big business” and the reason for me not wanting to work there . Nicely summed up…
Link: How I learned to stop worrying and love REST
Providing the ways to traverse the API in the objects seems like such a basic thing but I guess it has just been a small revelation to me! It just explains the feeling about having a beautiful simple API vs a one feeling kind of clunky.