A guide to setting up an Apple Mac for DevOps and software development. This is current for macOS 10.14 (Mojave).
Visual Studio Code is becoming a standard text editor for developers.
ERB (Embedded RuBy) is a feature of Ruby that enables you to conveniently generate any kind of text, in any quantity, from templates.
Today, several implementations of Ruby exist, all using the same language syntax, and providing the same platform components. This article is a set of notes on the standard components of this common Ruby platform.
Rake enables you to define a set of tasks and the dependencies between them in a file, and then have the right thing happen when you run any given task. The combination of convenience and flexibility that Rake provides has made it the standard method of job automation for Ruby projects.