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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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Ruby Enterprise Edition 1.8.7-2009.10 Jump to Story

This weekend, the team at Phusion released Ruby Enterprise Edition 1.8.7-2009.10, or as Gregg has unofficially dubbed it, "the Breakin' Release" - not to be confused with "broken." It fixes some floating point calculation issues, improves security by enabling the fno-stack-protector, backported a File.open memory leak, and improves compatibility with Snow Leopard.

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