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Episode #46 - January 29, 2010

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Classifier, ActionMailer in Rails 3, and ActsAsSolrReloaded are covered in this Friday episode. Also, we go over Dirty Associations and RVM. And finally, Nick and Jim say farewell to Ruby5.

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  • Heroku
  • Classifier
  • ActionMailer
  • ActsAsSolrReloaded
  • Dirty Associations
  • RVM
  • Farewell
  • Ruby5

ActsAsSolrReloaded - Solr on Rails Jump to Story

If you are going to do a full text index for your application, Apache's Solr project seems to be the most popular solution. Diego Carrion has decided to pick up the branch the acts_as_solr project under the name acts_as_solr_reloaded. it offers some features the original does not, including support for dynamic attributes, geo-location, support for acts_as_taggable_on highlighting and relevance ranking.

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In this episode we cover the new Rails 4.2 HTML sanitizer, speeding up tests with ActiveMocker, logging validation errors with validation_auditor, Understanding Timeouts in CRuby, parsing JSON API with Roar and RubyConf Portugal.

July 25nd, 2014

Rails Rumble, Debug Anything and Speeding up Rails

July 22nd, 2014

Get your mind in the Gutter, agree that Programming is Not Math, be a RubyCritic, master Vim Plugins for Ruby, review 3 Ways to Create Classes in Ruby, and take a trip to RailsPacific.

July 18th, 2014

Take a peek into your app, think about accessibility, write polyglot web apps, learn Rails, say goodbye to 1.8.7 and 1.9.2 support