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Episode #287 - July 10th, 2012

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The State of the Ruby stack, neater Dotfiles, ActiveRelation merge, ways to learn RubyMotion, custom flash types, and Asynchronicity.

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ActiveRelation merge, a hidden merge Jump to Story

Scopes are a neat feature of Rails 3, but what happens when you need to use a scope from an associated model to filter something on the current model. Imagine you have a User that has many articles through a Collaboration model. Now you have an article and you want to get the users that were editors on that article with a single query. The collaboration already has an editorial scope so why not use that? With Arel merge you can do exactly that, effectively using another model’s scope to filter a query.

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The internet is heartbleeding plus exciting rails 4.1 features. With special guest Nathan Hessler.

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