What are your top useful gems?

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on /r/rails

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  • timecop

    A gem providing "time travel", "time freezing", and "time acceleration" capabilities, making it simple to test time-dependent code. It provides a unified method to mock Time.now, Date.today, and DateTime.now in a single call.

  • Sorcery

    Magical Authentication (by Sorcery)

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  • dotenv

    A Ruby gem to load environment variables from `.env`. (by bkeepers)

    Weirdly enough, the first thing that comes to my mind is dotenv. Whether you are working on a team of alone, being able to just use .env files to create configure your environment is pretty useful to me.

  • Lograge

    An attempt to tame Rails' default policy to log everything.

    Also a big fan of Lograge, because I just can't stand Rails default logs.

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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