Favourite gems

from Rails Camp 19

Posted by Anton Katunin on 18 July 2016
Tags: ruby, gems, code, rails camp

I've been asking people for the gems they would recommend to others at Rails Camp 19. This is a compiled list of answers.

Online resources

Help for developers

  • pry
  • awesome_print
  • rubocop
  • brakeman
  • better_errors
  • exception_notification
  • bullet
  • rack-mini-profiler
  • logster

Background processing

  • sidekiq
  • sidekiq-cron

Logging

Testing

  • rspec
  • shoulda-matchers
  • rspec-its
  • guard-rspec

Image uploads

  • dragonfly

Configuration

  • dotenv
  • figaro
  • foreman

Others

  • trix
  • chartkick
  • acts_as_taggable
  • acts_as_tree
  • decent_exposure
  • safe_update
  • racksh
  • sequel

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