5:58 Play Subscribe with or Intro song by Falseta

Episode #123 - October 26, 2010

2df14bd29ca441a9d4656f0abae2e0ab.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Gregg Pollack 0d2bf6fbf141a1995560fa9273992ff0.jpg?s=18&r=pg&d=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gravatar.com%2favatar%2f8ebf4339f7c8cd73b53d1d1d3eba7c35 Nathaniel Bibler

2010 Rails Rumble results, Microsoft relinquishes IronPython and IronRuby, Laptops, Capybara, Translations, and Jazz are all on this episode of Ruby5.

Subscribe to our mailing list!

This episode is sponsored by Top Ruby Jobs. Everyone deserves to love their job (and it's probably in Ruby).

  • Top Ruby Jobs
  • Rails Rumble
  • IronRuby
  • Lucene and Solr
  • LDD
  • Capybara
  • GoTranslateYourself
  • Jazz Model
  • Ruby5

Open source search with Lucene and Solr Jump to Story

Apache Lucene is a high-performance, full-text search engine library written in Java and you'll find it behind some of the major Internet applications out there. But, since we're in Ruby land, Java doesn't work terribly well for us unless we're in JRuby. So, this week, Ilya Grigorik wrote up a nice article covering Apache Lucene and Solr, which is, kind of, a REST wrapper for Lucene, supporting both JSON and XML requests.

October 24th, 2014

Enforcing your environment with ENVied, easier payment integration with Payola, faster logic with pippi, multithreading in MRI, and Practicing Rails.

October 21st, 2014

Aimee and Nate talk about UltraHook, Using Capybara in Integration Tests, Background Processing with Einhorn, Barcelona Ruby Conf Top 5, and Raptor.

October 16th, 2014

Unary Operators, Writing fast Ruby, each_with_object, ES6 Transpiler and HStore

October 14th, 2014

RailsRumble, Ruby Motion for Rails devs, how Ruby Hashes work, how to deal with data migrations, clean up your routes file, and get better logs.