August 3, 2009
How do I learn Ruby & Rails?
This is a question I get quite a lot.Where should I start? What should I do? What can I do to become a better Ruby/Rails developer etc.. (more common questions)I...
July 30, 2009
Community Highlights: Yehuda Katz
Over the past few months, Rails core team member Yehuda Katz has posted a series of great blog articles describing some of the process and technique he’s used while coding...
July 27, 2009
Rails BugMash
Some of you may remember the Rails Hackfests that were conducted in 2007 and 2008. Well, with some help from the RailsBridge folks, we’re bringing back something similar :The First...
July 20, 2009
Rails 2.3.3: Touching, faster JSON, bug fixes
We’ve released Ruby on Rails version 2.3.3. This release fixes a lot of bugs and introduces a handful of new features.Active Record touch is a convenient method to update a...
July 18, 2009
Remaining Ruby & Rails Conferences in 09
The Ruby and Rails community is still growing strong and the sheer number of conferences coming up is proof of that. Below I’ve put together a list of all the...
July 4, 2009
Community Highlights: Rails Prescriptions
Doing Test Driven Development (TDD) effectively is not something that comes easy, even when you’re working with a well structured Rails application. Up until March of this year there really...
June 16, 2009
Minor Changes to the Rails Security Policy
After reviewing the feedback on the two recent security announcements we’ve made a few minor changes to the Ruby on Rails security policy.The first change we’ve made is to include...
June 12, 2009
Community Highlights: Ruby Heroes
This week I’m happy to tell you about a new set of articles which will be appearing here on the Rails blog called “Community Highlights”. This new series will feature...
June 9, 2009
DoS Vulnerability in Ruby
A Denial of Service vulnerability has been found and fixed in ruby. The vulnerability is due to the BigDecimal method mishandling certain large input values and can cause the interpreter...
June 3, 2009
Security Problem with authenticate_with_http_digest
A security problem has been reported with the digest authentication code in Ruby on Rails. This vulnerability can allow users to bypass your password protection. This vulnerability has been publicly...