How to combine/join file paths in Gradle/Groovy

One might think that joining (or combining) two file paths together with Groovy would be an easy thing to do. I’m used to “nice” methods from Ruby like File.join (see How to do a safe join pathname in ruby?): File.join(“path”, “to”, “join”) As it turns out, there is no such method in Groovy. However, here … Read moreHow to combine/join file paths in Gradle/Groovy

How to use an existing access token to authenticate against the Google API in Ruby

After a few hours of trial and error and finally getting authentication against Google’s API working in Ruby I think it’s time for a blog post 😉 I had a simple (at least I thought it was simple) requirement: Reading the people in a user’s Google+ circles with Ruby. Because I use OmniAuth in my … Read moreHow to use an existing access token to authenticate against the Google API in Ruby