Frontend development can be extremely complex and frustrating if you come from a python backend background (and probably even if you've been a frontend coder all your life :)

This is partially caused by the different staps that are taken ...

Continue reading

Testing (with coverage!) EmberJS apps on shippable.com

 

I wanted to use a CI SaaS to run all frontend tests + coverage on each commit. There are many services out there but shippable.com seems to offer a pretty good deal, both free and paid. In short, you can ...

Continue reading

Hosting an ember-cli app with nginx

 

I've recently deployed my ember app on a private server. My first naive approach was something like: 

server {
listen 80 default_server;
listen [::]:80 default_server ipv6only=on;
root /home/ivo/myapp;
index index.html;

location / { # First attempt to serve request ...
Continue reading

Supporting http auth url's using AngularJS

For an application I'm working on I need Angular to successfully check for (any) content on a HTTP-Auth protected url such as

http://user:pass@host:port/path

Googling on how to support this gives some overly complex solutions ...

Continue reading