6:23 Play Subscribe with or Intro song by Falseta

Episode #142 - January 18, 2011

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

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.

Subscribe to our mailing list!

This episode is sponsored by RubyThere.com. Find Ruby conferences and events in your area.

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

Transfer Data Faster in Ruby with Zero-Copy Jump to Story

Phil Whelan put together an article describing Linux's zero-copy kernel feature and how you can use it to speed up some parts of a Ruby application. This won't work on OS X or Windows, but it's a good technology to know about if your servers are running Linux.

August 22nd, 2014

Semaphore is now free for open source projects, URL extraction with PostRank-URI, STI with JSON fields, a different approach to email validation, transit-rails, and the Pixel Perfect Precision Handbook all in this episode of the Ruby5!

August 19th, 2014

We talk about Rails 4.0.9 and 4.1.5, flatten records, introduce Http::Exceptions, manage configurations, and update Devise.

August 15th, 2014

Dokkufy, Rails Helpers, JRuby, Xiki and DHH code review

August 12th, 2014

We talk about using the Facebook SDK with RubyMotion, Event Sourcing with Sandthorn, gems like rails_param and Groupdate, and time tracking with Hours.