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Episode #229 - December 9th, 2011

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The 2011 Ruby Year in Review, RailsConf Videos, yslow from the command line, scaling mysql, HumaneJS, rein, GroupedScope, FireCSS, and your usual witty commentary on this episode of Ruby5

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  • NewRelic
  • 2011 Retrospective
  • RubyConf Videos
  • YSlow
  • Scaling MySQL
  • HumaneJS
  • rein
  • RubyGems
  • GroupedScope
  • FireCSS
  • #GDCR
  • Ruby5

RubyGems Jump to Story

This isn't too big a deal, but its more than trivia... The RubyGems website lost some data regarding download counts recently. Nick Quaranto described what went wrong in this postmortem. Thanks for sharing that Nick - I'm really happy to see efforts like this (as well as recent entries from Heroku and Github) that allow all to learn from the mistakes we all make.

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