March 16, 2006
Auto sanitized templates with Erubis
Last month on the Rails core mailing list, a thread popped up (that went on and on) wherein the idea was proposed that rhtml templates should automatically sanitize output by...
March 16, 2006
Interview with Tobias Lutke of Shopify
The decidedly right-brained Amy Hoy sat down for an interview with with core member and Rails old-timer Tobias L├╝tke. They talk about Jaded Pixel’s greatly anticipated Shopify as well as...
March 16, 2006
Hardware setup behind the Robot Co-op
The Robot Co-op’s umbrella of Rails apps, including 43 Things and 43 Places, has become one of the poster children of large scale Rails applications in production. For all those...
March 16, 2006
Rails and the Agile book win top honors at Jolt awards
Tonight at the Software Development Jolt Awards, Rails won the best web development tool award while the canonical Rails book, Agile Web Development with Rails, won for best technical book....
March 16, 2006
The Adventures of Scaling: A Case Study
Patrick Lenz has started in on a case study The adventures of scaling, in four instalments, on how he made eins.de scale, improving its performance by about 60%.The online community...
March 16, 2006
Bruce Tate on the Rails podcast
While down in Austin for SXSW, Geoffrey Grosenbach caught up with Bruce Tate for the Ruby on Rails podcast. Bruce talks about how Rails is the catalyst behind a sea...
March 15, 2006
Rails makes headlines down under
The Australian version of ComputerWorld has a great article about how Ruby on Rails is helping Spin Technologies migrate school portal schoolseek.com.au get off .NET. Jordan Brock speaks about how...
March 9, 2006
Fast Rake Task Completion for Zsh
Those of you who love running Rake tasks but don’t like typing are in for a treat. Although there’s been task completion for Rake for a while now, most of...
March 7, 2006
2.5 Million Requests
In case you were wondering if Rails can scale: Eric Hodel reports that the Robot Co-op served 2,587,240 requests through their Rails applications last Saturday.Do you have any scalability stories...
March 6, 2006
Capistrano 1.1
Capistrano is a utility for executing tasks in parallel across multiple remote hosts. It was formerly known as SwitchTower.Installation:gem install capistranoVersion 1.1 introduces a few changes: The generated capistrano.rake file...