January 9, 2006
Thomas Fuchs on Audible Ajax
Thomas Fuchs, a Rails core developer and the creator of the fantastic script.aculo.us library, has been interviewed on Audible Ajax. Learn about the origins and future of script.aculo.us, Rails with...
January 9, 2006
SwitchTower with Perforce
Richard McMahon has written about using Perforce as the SCM with SwitchTower (here). He’s even written a custom Perforce SCM module for SwitchTower, so if you’re a Perforce user wanting...
January 6, 2006
TextMate v1.5 released
TextMate is the editor powering the work of every single core contributor and now the best just got even better. The 1.5 release of TextMate is the first official in...
January 6, 2006
Balancing two approaches to web development
Ruby superstar Jim Weirich gives an insightful overview of the environment that led to Rails, showing how it strikes a balance between PHP and Java. We’ve seen this bisection played...
January 6, 2006
Snakes and Rubies video now available
Several months ago we announced the Snakes and Rubies event that took place in Chicago. It was well attended and lively and the entire thing was recorded. The footage is...
January 2, 2006
SwitchTower 0.10.0
You can read the complete changelog, but here’s a quick overview of some of the most notable changes:Bugs Fixed Handle SSH password prompts formatted like “someone’s password:” Allow the sudo...
December 29, 2005
Apache gets serious about FastCGI
Brian McCallister reports that the Apache team has decided to revive mod_fcgi as mod_proxy_fcgi with intentions of proper support for external FCGIs and a place in the core Apache distribution.This...
December 29, 2005
Street Easy: Look at all the New York places you can't afford!
Street Easy is a sweet new mash-up of Google Maps that’s running Ruby on Rails to mock you for all the places in New York you can’t afford to buy....
December 27, 2005
SwitchTower and shells
Having problems getting SwitchTower to work? So was Ryan Heneise, until he discovered that he wasn’t using a supported shell on the remote host. If the remote hosts are reporting...
December 27, 2005
How to deploy a Rails application on lighttpd
James Duncan Davidson has started a great series of recipes on deploying Rails applications. In Real Lessons for Rails Deployment, he examined the different options you have and some of...