Printer is a simple Ruby application I started on a boring week-end to import our local printer's log files into a MongoDB server... to eventually display “pretty” graphs with an extended history.
Printer uses the Bundler gem:
bundle install should take care of installing
all the dependencies. Printer is written with ruby 1.9 in mind, and won't work
conf/mongoid.yml file to connect to your MongoDB server
The application is based on cramp.
With Thin, issue:
bundle exec thin --timeout 0 -R config.ru start to get the
party started on localhost:3000.
Printer behaves according to the
RACK_ENV environment variable, which
defaults to "development". To run Printer in production, do not forget
Importing printer log files
bundle exec bin/sync /path/to/logfile.xml to import a printer log
file in the system.
bundle exec bin/console to start an IRB shell with the application
- I'm bored in a train.
- Oh what's this XML file I backed-up last week?
- Ok let's hack stuff, with the few gems installed on this machine.
- Oooh a shiny new gem called