Articles tagged 'rails'

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Rails specs not running under Ruby 1.9 ?

I spent some time getting PowerDNS on Rails to run on Ruby 1.9.1, which ended up being very easy due to the small amount of plugins & gems used by the project. The only change I had to make myself was to the acts_as_audited plugin, where the one-line...

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Clear the log files of all your rails projects

I hit a barrier last night where my virtual machine I use for Rails development ran out of space. I quickly checked around and saw my current Rails project had 800MB in log files (thanks autospec).

So I decided to quickly cook up this little bash...

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Review: Ruby on Rails 2.2 EnvyCast

So it started with a tweet, and ended up here. The first of a two part review of the Ruby on Rails 2.2 EnvyCast. But first some background…

RailsEnvy

Gregg Pollack and Jason Seifer are the comics of the Ruby and Rails worlds, and I have been a religious...

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BIND DLZ Update: Nearing in on RC1

UPDATE (Jul 22, 2008): I don’t have connectivity at home at the moment, so I’ll roll our production systems over to BIND (and BIND DLZ on Rails) from PowerDNS and Tupa in the morning. Based on the initial feedback from our support team I’ll either...

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Google Analytics Plugin for Rails with local cache support

Strangely enough this started as a request from Tyler Bird after reviewing my Capistrano presentation. He was interested in learning how I use Capistrano to update external site dependencies, like a local cached copy of the Google Analytics JavaScript...

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BIND DLZ Update: Templates now seem happy

I’ve completed the zone templates in BIND DLZ on Rails, unless I missed something obvious. I’ll first complete all the missing specs before continuing with the standard zone management tools.

Changes over the last four days include:

  • Prototip 2 test...

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BIND DLZ on Rails first preview pushed to Github

I’m proud to announce the first push to Github of the BIND DLZ on Rails project. Its still pretty much a work in progress, but this is the first draft and opens the door for feedback by the community before the project has evolved too far.

Highlights...

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FREE “Whats new in Rails 2.1″ PDF

Thanks to Carlos Brando and the team of translators for delivering the “Ruby on Rails 2.1 – What’s new?” ebook for FREE download.

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Rails 2.1 Released

Apart from my Rubyforge email alert, this seems to have pretty much go unnoticed so far. Think everyone was too busy attending RailsConf 2008.

Enjoy!

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nginx – Reading the fine print

Surely your Rails app flies, no request takes longer than 60 seconds to complete, ever. You’ve proven that Rails can scale and all that jazz. Surely you’ve really spent the time to read the nginx wiki and customize Ezra’s nginx.conf to such a degree...