Taswar Bhatti
The synonyms of software simplicity
Tag: Jruby

Thanks to everyone who came out last night at OttawaJS for the phantomjs talk, the slides are located at slid.es. You can find the code in my github account. https://github.com/taswar/ottawajs-dec2013 A recap of things we covered: Simple screencapture CoffeeScript with phantomjs Scraping hackernews and dzone site for links using webdriver to integrate with phantomjs (python […]


Have been giving eventmachine a try but I do have issues with it thus wanted to try out the beta version on github. Here is how you get it to install on your local machine. – First clone the repo – Build the gem – Install the java version


What the ???? goliath ERROR: While executing gem. I was wanting to try out goliath.io (Goliath: Non-blocking, Ruby 1.9 Web Server) for more info look at http://www.igvita.com/2011/03/08/goliath-non-blocking-ruby-19-web-server/ In any case I was not able to get it to install on JRuby so went and get me 1.9.2 MRI. Once installed MRI 1.9.2, I went into […]


In order to run Rubymine under a 64bit jvm one needs to run the IDE from the bat file. In the bat file which is located at C:\Program Files (x86)\JetBrains\RubyMine 3.1.1\bin add this line SET RUBYMINE_JDK=%ProgramFiles%/Java/jdk1.6.0_25 and remove the IF statements ::IF “%RUBYMINE_JDK%” == “” SET RUBYMINE_JDK=%JDK_HOME% ::IF “%RUBYMINE_JDK%” == “” goto error Run the […]