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8 Things I Learned During 8 Years of Ruby and Rails

March 04, 2015 by Piotr Solnica

Exactly 8 years ago I started working professionally as a rails developer. I’ve spent a lot of time working for various clients, on various projects - from small green-field apps to 5+ year old rails monstrosities.

In addition to Rails development...


About the new ROM release and what happens next

November 24, 2014 by Piotr Solnica

Last month I wrote about rebooting ROM project and today I’m very happy that after almost 300 commits I pushed Ruby Object Mapper 0.3.0 to rubygems.org. It’s a big milestone as the project enters a new path and ships with a complete support for SQL...


Ruby Object Mapper Reboot

October 23, 2014 by Piotr Solnica
Rewrite is done. You can read more about it here.

I’d like to let you know that after a couple years of work and a lot of thinking I decided to “reboot” ROM project. This decision was not easy and it has a lot of implications but it’s going...


Mocking and Ruby

May 22, 2014 by Piotr Solnica

In the “TDD is dead” discussion unit testing and mocking is being mentioned frequently. DHH explicitly expressed how much he dislikes mocks and it seems like many people still connect unit testing with mocking or even confuse the two. In case you missed...