Saturday, November 28, 2015

This week in Rails: Don't Miss Our Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals!

Posted by chancancode

Hello everyone!

This is Godfrey, bringing you the latest news deals in Rails. Have you been holding out on getting the latest copy of Rails? Don’t wait any longer as we are having our biggest sale of the year this weekend. Check out these unbelievable deals before they are gone!

πŸ†“ RailsConf Tickets Giveaway

Limited Time Offer! Enter the RailsConf Tickets Giveaway (a.k.a. the Call For Proposals) by submitting a talk proposal! If your talk is selected, you will win a FREE admission to the conference!

Terms and conditions apply, see website for details.

πŸ†“ Lifetime Rails Contributor Membership

As Seen On The Interwebs! Start collecting points like these 25 individuals with our award-winning rewards program. To apply for your FREE membership, simply submit a pull request to Rails. Membership never expires!

New Stuff

πŸ†“ PostgreSQL Geometric Types Support

In-Store Only! Get FREE support for PostgreSQL data types (such as line, path and polygon) in schema.rb when you upgrade to Rails 5.

πŸ†“ Certificate of Origin

Bonus Upgrade Offer! Rails 5 apps will be equipped with a FREE Origin header check if one is present in the request. When upgrading, existing apps will be given an option to enable the security feature at no additional cost.


πŸ†“ Source Code Extraction

NOT A Pricing Error! If something went wrong in an AJAX request, Rails will now throw in the extracted source code in plaintext for FREE, making things easier to read in your browser’s console.

πŸ†“ Dead Code Removal

Everything Must Go! As part of our clearance, a piece of dead code was discovered and promptly set FREE. No wonder everyone is so excited!


πŸ†“ Race Condition Protection

While Supplies Last! When the Evented File-System Monitoring project landed on master, a contributor pointed out a potential race condition. After ( a few attempts, we have finally arrived at a solution to FREE us from the danger!


πŸ†“ byebug Upgrade Program

Manufacturer Rebate! In the last issue, we recommended byebug 7.0. Turns out the latest version is actually 8.2.1 (as of this week), which addressed some issue with the 7.0 release.

To compansate you for the trouble, we decided to offer a FREE byebug upgrade program for our readers. Simply change your Gemfile entry accordingly and run bundle install, and our agents will make sure the library is upgraded.

Wrapping Up

That’s all for This week in Rails. As always, there are many more changes deals than we have room to cover here, but feel free to check them out yourself.

Until next time!