A gem that makes working with years in different eras palatable
Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
And then execute:
Or install it yourself as:
$ gem install warpera
Require the gem in your files with:
When working directly with the numbers and strings, use the
When needing control over the year and era, use the
Warpera::Pair class. This
is helpful, for instance, dealing with storing a year in a database. Instead of
potentially storing two fields for one attribute, use this to store one field
for the one attribute.
After checking out the repo, run
bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run
rake spec to run the tests. You can also run
bin/console for an interactive
prompt that will allow you to experiment.
To install this gem onto your local machine, run
bundle exec rake install. To
release a new version, update the version number in
version.rb, and then run
bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push
git commits and tags, and push the
.gem file to rubygems.org.
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on the GitHub repo.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License