This guide shows you how to configure a Rails 4 app with AWS’s elastic beanstalk and RDS. First, install the elastic beanstalk command line tool on your local development box: $ sudo apt-get install git $ sudo apt-get install python-dev $ curl "https://bootstrap.pypa.io/get-pip.py" -o "get-pip.py" $ sudo python get-pip.py $ sudo pip install awsebcli   Next, initialize a GIT repository for your project if you haven’t already: $ git init [...]
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If you’re running into the following error when attempting to use Carrierwave to upload a remote file url: TypeError: no implicit conversion of nil into String Then you’re probably very frustrated at the moment. I dug into the carrierwave gem to figure the issue out exactly, however I realized there was an easier (and much quicker solution). If you want to upload a remote file URL using carrierwave, use the [...]
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