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railsconf 07


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
RailsConf ‘07 is coming up; see you there......

making a web app rewrite work


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Chad Fowler has been writing about the big rewrite. Also, one of my friends was recently involved in a very large Rails rewrite project that failed pretty...

polymorphs 21 harder faster stronger


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
You can now skip class reloading in model classes referenced by has_many_polymorphs in development mode. This means that instead of running the association...

polymorphs 20


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Release 20 of the has_many_polymorphs plugin is available....

web2nam.es


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
I am pleased to release Web2Names, a little toy to help you find a domain name. It does some tricky stemming on your search term to help find nearby words...

growing up your acts_as_taggable


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
The acts_as_taggable plugin, although built-in to Rails, is basically deprecated. And the gem version is old and requires a separate join table for every...

if you don't want to hoe... echoe


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax. [Linked from: Operation0.org posts]
Hoe, a gem used to build gems, injects itself as a dependency into every gem it creates. To many people, this is unnecessary, since hardly anybody wants...

kirby gets a del.icio.us account


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
I added link posting to Kirby. Any url that begins with http:// mentioned in the channel will get silently posted to a delicious account, which you can...

truth accessors in rails


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
It might be nice to be able to ask obj.variable? for any accessor-defined @variable. Aaron Pfeifer has a big solution with API changes (use battr instead...

kirby spies your svn


almost 11 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
I added svn commit watching to Kirby. Add a repository url with the add_svn keyword. Kirby will poll more often when people are talking, less when the channel...