February 1, 2009
Rails 2.3.0 RC1: Templates, Engines, Rack, Metal, much more!
Rails 2.3 is almost ready for release, but this package is so stock full of amazing new stuff that we’re making dutifully sure that everything works right before we call...
January 31, 2009
This Week in Edge Rails
January 24, 2009 – January 30, 2009This week we saw 35 commits in edge Rails – though many are bug fixes and minor things. Here’s one more preview of some...
January 28, 2009
Ruby / Rails Conferences
When the economy hits a downturn this typically has an immediate effect on tech conferences. Many tech conferences cannot run successfully without sponsorships, and with companies becoming more conservative with...
January 27, 2009
Autoloading ActiveResource schemas
I just committed a little feature during our Rails core hackfest in Chicago: Autoloading ActiveResource schemas. Note: this is in my personal fork that’s up to date with the rails...
January 27, 2009
Visualizing the Rails commit history
Ilya Grigorik wrote up a post on generating a code swarm visualization from git repositories. He wrote gitter to feed the git commit info for the Rails repository and feed...
January 26, 2009
Nested Model Forms
The most popular request on our new Feedback site was for the ability to easily manage multiple models in a single form. Thankfully Eloy Duran has a patch that does...
January 23, 2009
RailsConf 2009: Viva Las Vegas!
RailsConf 2009 is now open for registration. We’re going to Las Vegas this year. More precisely the Las Vegas Hilton from May 4th through 7th. It’s going to be a...
January 23, 2009
This Week in Edge Rails
January 17, 2009 -January 23, 2009Edge Rails saw 28 commits this week. Here’s a look at some of them. As always, you’ll want to go back to the GitHub commit...
January 16, 2009
This Week in Edge Rails
January 10, 2009 -January 16, 200924 commits for edge Rails this week (with one patch ported over to the 2.2 branch as well). If you want a pre-release look at...
January 15, 2009
Rails Documentation Projects
With the recent revitalization of the Rails Wiki project, we’re seeing people ask how the various pieces of Rails documentation fit together. I thought it might be useful to lay...