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Episode #57 - March 9, 2010

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Sunspot, Passenger Performance Tuning, and Heroku Deployment Stacks are covered on today's episode of Ruby5. Also, the new Git HTTP Transport, MongoDB, and Highlight make the cut.

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Heroku Deployment Stacks Public Beta Jump to Story

Just recently, Heroku added deployment stacks as a public beta. It can be accessed via the heroku gem, with heroku stack and heroku stack:migrate. This is the answer you've been looking for if you want a fast deployment with something other than Ruby 1.8.6. Stacks currently support MRI 1.8.6, REE 1.8.7, and MRI 1.9.1.

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In this episode we cover the results of the Cloudflare Heartbleed challenge, tracking trends in the Ruby community with the Ruby Survey, Rails 4.1 ActiveRecord enums, iStats for CPU temperature on OS X and some Insanely Useful ActiveAdmin Customizations.

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

April 8th, 2014

On today's episode: Rails 4 PostgreSQL integration, tips for hiring great software engineers, Ruby Love, what your conference proposal is missing, crafting a conference talk, an introduction to JSON schemas, Build a Ruby Gem, and Surviving APIs with Rails