Rake is an implementation of dependency-based declarative programming in the Ruby Programming Language. Basically, Rake is to Ruby what Make is to C, with the notable difference, that Make is an external DSL, while Rake is an internal DSL. – Jörg W Mittag at Stack Overflow
You tell a build tool where you want to go, and it figures out the shortest path to get there. But when things go wrong, understanding why can be challenging. …
Rake isn't just for running tests. You can use Rake to organize all your favorite development automation tasks across ALL your projects. Find out how, in this episode!
In this episode we'll learn to use advanced Rake rules to define and track arbitrarily complex file dependencies.
In today's episode we teach rake to manage remote blog posts the same way it manages local files.
Today we explore some advanced ways to discover where tasks are defined in Rake.
Today we take the guesswork out of what happens when Ruby executes a method.
This episode looks at how to invoke Rake tasks from other programs.
In this, the final (for now) episode of the Rake miniseries, we take a look at how to speed up Rake runs by taking advantage of multiple cores.
My children know they are supposed to clean their place at the table after dinner. Sometimes software builds need to be cleaned up too, and today we'll learn about an …