09 May 05

Autonomation

What sorts of autonomation does your project have to "stop the machine" before abnormalities compound?
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04 May 05

Quick 'n Dirty RSS

Need to monitor a web site that doesn’t have an RSS feed. Here’s how.
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30 Apr 05

Tiger: An Automation Platform

Apple’s latest operating system is an automator’s playground.
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29 Apr 05

Tracking Bugs, Cradle to Grave

Here’s one way to provide traceability from a bug report to the file changes that squashed the bug.
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29 Apr 05

Ant 1.6.3 Available

Ant 1.6.3 is now available for your automation pleasure.
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07 Apr 05

Getting Started with Rake

Jim Weirich has started writing what promises to be an excellent series of Rake tutorials.
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05 Apr 05

Ant 1.6 Goody: <subant>

If you’re using Ant but have yet to upgrade to Ant 1.6, then you’re missing out. Here’s a quick example of the new <subant> task.
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30 Mar 05

Announcing Pragmatic Studio

Announcing Pragmatic Studio: a two-day interactive workshop where you learn how to make version control, unit testing, and automation work for you!
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22 Mar 05

Ruby Growls

Send Growl notifications from within your Ruby application or the command-line from non-Mac machines.
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19 Mar 05

Using Growl for Long-Running Builds

Michael McCracken has another neat Growl trick for those of you with a Mac.
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18 Mar 05

Tell Me Where It Hurts

Learn how to write and distribute diagnostic tests that let your application do it’s own first-level support.
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14 Mar 05

In the Lap of Monitoring Luxury

Too many X10 devices to choose from and not enough serial ports? CCScrape puts you in the lap of monitoring luxury.
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09 Mar 05

OSCON 2005

Mike Clark is scheduled to give an automation with Ruby talk at the O’Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) in August.
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08 Mar 05

Ant 1.6 Goody: <macrodef>

If you’re using Ant but have yet to upgrade to Ant 1.6, then you’re missing out. Here’s a quick example of the new <macrodef> task.
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24 Feb 05

Ant 1.6 Goody: <import>

If you’re using Ant but have yet to upgrade to Ant 1.6, then you’re missing out. Here’s a quick example of the new <import> task.
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