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Episode #22 - October 27, 2009

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Refraction, Boson, and the Ruby Enterprise Edition 1.8.7-2009.10 release are discussed this episode. Along with a couple of new Rails plugins called Ancestry and Alchemist.

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Refraction - Middleware Replacement for mod_rewrite Jump to Story

Josh Susser wrote in to let us know about a new Rails plugin released by Pivotal Labs over the weekend, called Refraction. Refraction effectively replaces your web server's request manipulation library (like Apache's mod_rewrite) with a Rack-based solution. This allows you to be more platform agnostic and easily define your routing rules in Ruby and then store them along with your application in your SCM.

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.

August 8th, 2014

Beautiful API documentation, deprecating paths in Rails mailers, taking RubySteps, meeting Starboard, and the new Heroku Button