One of the features I implemented recently at work was allowing users to create “cards” inside their workspace by sending an email to the workspace itself. While not a revolutionary thing to do, it is a step towards giving users the ability to forward confirmation emails to their workspace and have it auto-generate data based on the email contents.
It may seem like common sense to some but using environment variables to mask sensitive access/account information is something more and more junior developers are NOT learning in code schools. Join me as I take a look at some easy ways to prevent that important information from being pushed to your public code base.
I had some time before medical appointment this morning to think a bit more about the Scheduler service I need to create for my PRC-119 app. I have a tendency to think through solutions in my head but not write them down causing me to have to cover the same ground the next time I actually sit down to code.
What follows is a stream of consciousness “brain dump” about that feature/service and some other random thoughts.