RSpec and weird error on stub and raise InvalidRecord
I was baffled by this error, when I was trying to test my “rescue_from” code, on some validation errors. I kept getting:
wrong number of arguments (0 for 1)
Here’s the guy who asked the right question:
And here’s the answer. Seems obvious in retrospect, sigh.
Roles and Authorization, With authlogic
Was doing a lot of work with roles in the Rails 3 project, where we already used authlogic.
This is a nice little add-on, with really basic stuff:
However if you need industrial-strength roles, and we did, then you’ll probably want to go with acl9
Note that acl9 is not for the faint of heart. The examples were … not really relevant to what I needed to do, so I kind of had to figure it out on my own.
Foreign key gem
I stumbled across this gem, in the search for something completely different:
It certainly looks good, but I haven’t had a chance to try it out, yet. If you have, please comment!