Category: Programming

Yet another rage post

Who on the motherfucking earth serializes arrays to a JSON object with “numeric” keys instead of regular arrays?

People, this is bad:

This is what it should look like:

For fucks sake.

Installing Blather (including EventMachine and Nokogiri) under Windows 8.1 x64

I’m currently learning Ruby, and my first project I’m planning to code is a simple chat bot for League of Legends that can provide some useful functionality (gameinfo a’la Lolnexus, playerinfo a’la Lolking etc.).

Since LoL chat is based on XMPP (Jabber) and writing an own XMPP library would be kind of crazy, I found Blather. Looks very promising so I decided to install it. That’s what I thought at least… Let’s see how to install Blather and its dependencies with gem (more or less).

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