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Episode #142 - January 18, 2011

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Safe(r) monkey patching, GeoMagic, custom RSpec2 matchers, Sanitize, Sunspot and Solr, widgets, zero-copy, and even a Hamster are on this episode of Ruby5.

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  • RubyThere.com
  • Patching
  • GeoMagic
  • Matchers
  • Sanitize
  • Sunspot & Solr
  • Widgets
  • Zero-copy
  • Hamster
  • Ruby5

Full text search in Rails with Sunspot and Solr Jump to Story

Maurício Linhares put together a pretty detailed, step-by-step walkthrough on how to setup Sunspot and Solr in a Rails 3 application. He starts at the beginning and explains the integration from configuration, to the model, to the controller and finally to the view. If you've been wary of playing with Solr, this is a great way to get your feet wet.

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