CIJoe mail notification script

I really like the as-simple-as-it-gets approach of GitHub’s continuous integration server CIJoe. But one thing I really missed was out of the box support for email notifications, when a build failed. Here’s a simple ruby script that uses Pony to deliver the sad news of failing builds and the happy ones about commits, that make everything work again:

And while we’re at it, here’s a sample Rake task for performing builds that you could use with CIJoe: