chrisaiv


Member since 01/16/2007

Name: Chris

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Location: Los Angeles

Website: http://www.chrisjmendez.com

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Simple test showing how to make a request to Spotify's API.
2 325 posted 9 years ago by chrisaiv
The Blackberry AppWorld portal allows you to schedule reports which are delivered as CSV.zip files. Although the CSV file offers a lot of detail about operating system and date of download, most of the time I just want to know which users downloaded...
0 258 posted 9 years ago by chrisaiv
If you need to do any sort of screen capturing using FFMPEG, you might need this one day
0 275 posted 9 years ago by chrisaiv
I use this code snippet all the time. It allows me to parse a CSV file and transform it into an XML file.
0 361 posted 9 years ago by chrisaiv
IceCast server's sometimes offer meta-data information on a particular piece. Here's an example of a data scrape from Classical KUSC
0 180 posted 10 years ago by chrisaiv
This script is a nice balance between validating data and speed.
1 220 posted 10 years ago by chrisaiv
Easy way to populate a drop-down menu
3 244 posted 10 years ago by chrisaiv
Don't forget to use require 'directory/name_of_class'
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Ruby provides a platform independent way of displaying file paths. Here are a few common ways to show absolute and relative paths.
0 201 posted 11 years ago by chrisaiv
I had an XML file that I needed to convert to CSV. In order to make things easier for myself, I used a pipe | symbol instead of a comma so that there would be no parsing errors later. I also ended up writing the file to a Txt file and importing it...
1 348 posted 11 years ago by chrisaiv
This shows how we can find objects inside code blocks (aka data sets).
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1 171 posted 11 years ago by chrisaiv
I needed a quick way to unescape a URL Encoded string. I found 2 chill ways
2 177 posted 12 years ago by chrisaiv
http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/showthread.php?t=552741
1 184 posted 12 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2008/06/21/ruby-mixing-in-a-module-immediately-after-an-objects-singleton-class/
2 205 posted 12 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2008/06/04/ruby-open-a-text-file-and-re-write-its-contents-into-a-new-text-file/
1 255 posted 12 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2007/10/22/ruby-simple-example-of-threading/
3 366 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2007/10/21/ruby-how-to-iterate-through-an-array/
3 348 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2007/10/21/converting-an-array-into-yaml-loading-yaml-into-an-array/
1 355 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
There are many functions available for Time, Month, Day, and Year. Below are a few examples I use frequently
1 268 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
Download the Credit Card Library from Lucas Carlson user$ sudo gem install creditcard
6 280 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
First things First you need to install this ruby gem user$ sudo gem install ezcrypto
2 185 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
Before you save a password to a database, it may make sense to encrypt it. That way when you do some user authentication, you can compare the users submitted password to the one on the database.
1 262 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2007/10/15/ruby-parse-delicious-rss-feeds/
2 203 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
https://www.chrisjmendez.com/2017/10/15/ruby-web-2-0-name-generator/
1 176 posted 13 years ago by chrisaiv
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