I am a bit new to rails and sidekiq particularly. It would've been a nice feature to configure
sidekiq to work synchronously on development environment
celery has this feature as settingin settings
Yes, sidekiq supports this. From the sidekiq wiki:
require 'sidekiq/testing' Sidekiq::Testing.inline!
That would run the jobs synchronously. If you want them to not run instead, you can use