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Episode #12 - September 22, 2009

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friendly_id, watchr, Rubber, and jsvars are covered in this episode of Ruby5. Also, get your boots on, 'cause it's time again for another RailsBridge and Rails Core BugMash going on this weekend.

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friendly_id the New Hotness for Slugs and Permalinks Jump to Story

This one is a little bit older, but certainly worthy of a mention. Norman Clarke's friendly_id gem for Rails is a feature-rich ActiveRecord slugging library. Not only does it do the basic slugging features (like permalink_fu, or find-param) but it also supports slug history and versioning, scoped slugs, reserved words, a custom slug generator, unicode and accented characters, and the list goes on.

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