The Yak Shave
By Sean Griffin/Sam Phippen
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Each week our hosts will discuss their development experiences. We'll talk about Ruby, Rust, Go, and anything else that has drawn our interest this week. Subscribe below to be notified when new episodes are published!
||Clean5: A Series of Anecdotes||In this episode, Sean and Sam discuss the challenges of feedback cycles in organizations, how we could benefit from more feedback in open source, and some idiosyncrasies regarding libcurl and the HTTP/1.1 specification.||10/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: Folks are in a Stink||In this episode of The Yak Shave, Sean gets Sam's opinion on dealing with documentation. They share tips, tricks, and workarounds regarding queryable structures, databases, APIs, languages, documentation, and more to address these users. Then, Sean offe||10/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Almost 0% Chance it's a Bug||In this episode of The Yak Shave, Sean shares the most nightmarish debugging experience he has had in a long time. rails_fast_attributes was down to one failure, which manifested itself as a test where a query was exp||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: This is Fine||In this episode of The Yak Shave, Sean and Sam discuss their experiences with incident management, the difficulties of getting an on-call rotation right.||9/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: A Brave New World||In the inaugural episode of The Yak Shave, Sam and Sean discuss the complexities of asynchronous background jobs, when it's appropriate for an application, and the challenges involved with building a job queue from scratch.||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
A rapid fire stream of consciousness from 2 bright developers.
I listen to a lot of pod casts in the background. I listened to this one in the foreground.
Great listen and fun geeking out
Hey guys! Great job on the podcast, it was both enjoyable to listen to as well as informative. Thanks!
Great Software Engineering Podcast
It’s a great technical podcast. Sean is an excellent host and always has interesting problems to talk about.