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Sidekiq on Travis

- - posted in rails, ruby | Comments

If you need Sidekiq on Travis CI then you only need to do two things, start Redis and Sidekiq. Travis has build-in support for installing and starting Redis. You must add your own script to start Sidekiq.


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As developer of the BoxHug MVP I am pleased to annonce we won the Richard Branson “Pitch to Rich” competition for startups.

Congratulations to all involved!

Using `to_str` in Ruby

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I thought I’d share a git commit from today which I found quite interesting. It is the adding of a to_str method to an Address value object. In the spec I type check the return on to_str to make sure it is a String.

Add Address#to_str since address can easily be coerced in to a String