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About a year and a half ago, I decided to learn to code. I started taking coursework through Skillcrush. And it has been awesome. So, now I've pretty much finished…

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Network error while fetching https://rubygems.org

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Network error while fetching https://rubygems.org/quick/Marshal.4.8/rack-1.6.0.gemspec.rz (execution expired) I'm working on trying to figure out why this is happening. Still in the Google search stage. But I'm going to restart my…

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maybe a problem

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When you don't know what you're doing and so you just follow directions...things can go sideways quickly. I think I followed directions but it really doesn't look right. Also, I…

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Take a risk, break some rules, & messing up

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Ok, so the last 3 days I've been working on making an app that creates a database. To do this, I'm using ActiveRecord, PostgreSQL, and Sinatra (maybe). Boy has it…

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Learn to Code the Hard Way

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I've decided to work my way through Learn toCode the Hard Way while I finish the Skillcrush Ruby blueprint. I know I'm not supposed to feel solid after just taking…

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Learned in Hangman project

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How to: Delay what is on the screen changing to what's coming to the screen (game.rb) Make a graphic in the console (graphics.rb) ^C out with a message (game.rb &…

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Fork then clone

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I tried to push my project to Github but it was a no-go. I had cloned the Skillcrush hangman project so it was still assigned to their repo (confirmed with…

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Bundler allowed me to create a gem pretty easily. A couple of notes though. My version worked but I hadn't defined an object along with a method. Doing so is…

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