Joined March 2014
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Alex

Software Developer
Software Developer
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Raleigh, NC
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Is this open source?

In my experience, running a sandbox through something like Vagrant will give you everything you need in developing on an environment identical to the production machine(s). This gives you the benefit to then freely choose your OS as well as eliminating any risk of making changes on your dev machine that would affect how your code is run or the setup of the server itself.

Posted to How to know if a website uses Rails over 1 year ago

I wonder if websites will go out of their way to obfuscate this information (it's not 100%, but security through obscurity is helpful). I'm almost positive GitHub uses rails and this trick doesn't work.

Posted to RequireJS with jQuery Deferred over 1 year ago

This. Is awesome.

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