bleak_house is now rails 2 compatible


almost 10 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
I updated BleakHouse with Rails 2.0.2 compatility. Get version 3.6 in the usual way. Please use version 3.5.1 if you still are on Rails 1.2.6....

caching content_for


almost 10 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
According to Rails' RDoc: WARNING: content_for is ignored in caches. So you shouldn‘t use it for elements that will be fragment cached. Pfff to that...

Decimal Support in Rails


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
A couple of blog posts ago, I commented on the dangers of converting database decimal columns into Ruby floats. And, five months early, Santa delivers....

Migrations Outside Rails


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
I’m about 3 weeks into the rewrite of the Active Record chapters for the new Rails book. In the book, I try to demonstrate Active Record with real...

Rails and the Legacy World


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
I gave what turned out to be a slightly controversial keynote at RailsConf. In it, I pointed out that people (like me) who can use Rails on green-field...

Debugging with Ruby


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
Thanks to Ed Burnette for this link....

The Rails Edge


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
Mike Clark has announced The Rails Edge, a set of small, regional Rails conferences. The first will be November 16-18 in Denver. ...

Rails Guidebook


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
RailsConf 2006 is in its final day, and I just realized that I hadn’t blogged on Rails Guidebook. The Guidebook was a preconference event. For a...

Prices in Cents


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
In the second edition of AWDwR, I changed the Depot application to store money in integral cents, rather than floating point dollars and cents. Some folks...

Pluvo


almost 10 years ago by PragDave on PragDave.
LtU has a link to Pluvo, a language which seems like a cross between Python, JavaScript, Ruby, and Lisp. It has some interesting ideas (coordination is...