Migrations Outside Rails


over 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


over 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


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

The Rails Edge


over 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


over 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


over 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


over 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...

better rails caching


over 10 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
I'm pleased to release Interlock, an optimal-efficiency caching plugin for Rails. Documentation is here. what it does Interlock uses memcached to make...

ruby 1.9 is for library authors, not for your app


over 10 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Don't expect libraries to work on Ruby 1.9 right away. This includes Mongrel. 1.9.1 is a bridge release. The point of 1.9.1 is to stabilize the API so...

Playing With Rubinius


over 10 years ago by Manfred on Operation0.org posts.
Right, so I was trying to play with Rubinius on OSX, after some searching I found out I needed the following dependencies. gem install rake sydparse RubyInline...