Evan Weaver

introduction to camping presentation


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax. [Linked from: Redhanded]
From the Philly on Rails meetup yesterday. Keynote can output slides in Flash. Pretty neat. commenting Commenting is fixed, better than ever...

in which we explore attr_writer


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Attribute writers are nice, because they can do things other than just assign attributes. If we spelunk some, though, a troll pops up and startles us with...

make camping output a doctype properly


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
If you have a layout in your Camping app, like this: def layout xhtml_strict do # awesome stuff here end end It will not render with...

grand tour of the 13 railsday winners


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax. [Linked from: Riding Rails, Ruby Inside]
Railsday 2006 results are out, at long last. The winning applications are impressive, and especially, very fun. There’s no universal demo server though...

mongrel denial of service vulnerability


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax. [Linked from: Going Up]
There is a denial of service vulnerability for Ruby applications that either use cgi.rb, or run on Mongrel or Litespeed. This means that Rails is affected...

namespaced model support in has_many_polymorphs


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Release 16 of the has_many_polymorphs plugin is out. It adds support for namespaced models (by special request), and fixes a Postgres bug. example class...

directed double-polymorphic associations


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
In a frenzy of Bluetooth-enabled coding from the local diner, I have implemented double polymorphic associations in the has_many_polymorphs plugin. This...

vote against ruby certifications


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Pat Eyler is considering running a Ruby certification program. Cast your vote against it. Certifications will harm the Ruby community by granting status...

allison, an rdoc template


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
I am pleased to give a preview of my RDoc theme ‘Allison’, which I will release as open-source as soon as I get some more feedback: ...

allison released


~8 years ago by Evan Weaver on Snax.
Allison version 1 is released. Please leave comments below. screenshot ...