Vinicius Stock
Vinicius Stock
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Vinicius Stock is a Senior Software Developer working on the Ruby developer experience team at Shopify. Vini started his journey writing Ruby on Rails applications in 2015 and now dedicates his time to improve developer tools, language servers, gradual typing and debuggers in the Ruby ecosystem.

The state of Ruby dev tooling

During the last few years, the Ruby community invested significant effort into improving developer tooling. A lot of this effort has been divergent; trying out many solutions to find out what works best and fits Rubyists expectations.

So where are we at this point? How do we compare to other ecosystems? Is it time to converge, unite efforts and reduce fragmentation? And where are we going next? Let’s analyze the full picture of Ruby developer tooling and try to answer these questions together.