October 31, 2021
🎃 Halloween Edition: Zeitwerk migration guide, selenium-webdriver, and some Ruby 3.1 snacks
🍭 Trick or treat, zzak here after a week off with lots of goodies! 🍬Rails Autoloader Migration Guide: From Classic to ZeitwerkThis new guide has all you need to know...
October 15, 2021
Auto timestamps on bulk inserts, HTML safe translations in controllers and more
Hey, Wojtek here with last week updates from the Ruby on Rails world.Set timestamps on insert_all/upsert_all record creationThe timestamps will be automatically set when using bulk insert/upsert. This behaviour can...
October 10, 2021
Automatic inverse_of, performance improvements and more!
Hi, this is Greg, bringing you the latest news about Ruby on Rails!This week we switched our newsletter delivery platform to HEY, if you are reading this email, you already...
September 27, 2021
Autumn is here, and so is Rails 7 Alpha 2! 🍂
Hey! Zzak here with a JAM-PACKED edition of This Week In Rails. 🍇Server Timing Middleware for DevelopmentThis PR started nearly 2 and a half years ago, finally made its way...
September 17, 2021
Rails 7 alpha released
Hi, Wojtek here with more new Rails 7 changes.Rails 7.0 alpha releasedThe new Rails frontend approach and all the other new goodies can already be checked in this release.Introduce ActiveModel::APIMake...
September 15, 2021
Rails 7.0 Alpha 1: New JavaScript Answers, At-Work Encryption, Query Origin Logging, Zeitwerk Exclusively
Welcome to the first alpha release of Rails 7. It brings some very exciting new answers to how we do JavaScript, an awesome approach to at-work encryption with Active Record,...
September 11, 2021
Bye-bye Byebug, Hello jsbundling and cssbundling!
Hi! zzak here! We’re back after a 2 week break with some of the latest changes that will land in Rails 7.DHH previews JavaScript options in Rails 7 [YouTube]If you...
September 3, 2021
Autoloading in Rails 7, get ready!
The forthcoming Rails 7 represents a milestone for autoloading.There are two important changes coming: Zeitwerk has been the default autoloader for more than two years. Rails 6.0 and Rails 6.1...
August 28, 2021
Remove default reliance on Sass and more!
Hi, this is Greg, bringing you the latest changes in Rails.Remove default reliance on Sass and CSS generatorsDue to Saas has chosen to focus exclusively on dart-saas, Rails is decreasing...
August 21, 2021
Good-bye classic mode, --skip-puma, --skip-gemfile.. hello weekday_options_for_select!
Hello, zzak again with the latest changes in Rails this week!DHH previews modern web apps without JavaScript bundling or transpilingIn this YouTube, DHH goes through the latest changes planned for...