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Episode #38 - December 29, 2009

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The Ruby Gems Bundler, has_scope, Responders, and LipsiADMIN are covered on this episode of Ruby5. Also, we talk about articles covering PDF generation in the cloud, Twitter Streaming with Web Sockets, and the anniversary of the Rails and Merb merge.

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  • New Relic RPM
  • Bundler with Rails
  • Inherited Resources
  • Generating PDFs
  • Twitter Web Sockets
  • LipsiADMIN
  • Deep in Rails
  • Rails and Merb
  • Ruby5

Generating Thousands of PDFs on EC2 with Ruby Jump to Story

If you have the need to generate a large number of documents, or even just create a distributed work queue in the cloud, then a write up by Sean Cribbs may be just for you. In his recent article, Sean documents how he created a system which generates 18,000 PDFs in about an hour using Prawn, Gruff, Chef, AMQP, and RabbitMQ.

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