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Eclipse Europa Web development using Java, PHP, and RadRails Part-3
Eclipse Europa Web development using Java, PHP, and RadRails Part-3
This tutorial introduces the RDT and RadRails Eclipse plug-ins and shows you how to get these plug-ins and start using them. You will learn how to use RadRails to do many common Ruby on Rails development tasks.
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Create Web services with Ruby on Rails and Action Web Service
Create Web services with Ruby on Rails and Action Web Service
In this article, discover how the Action Web Service module implements Web services functionality in Ruby on Rails. Action Web Service creates server-side support for SOAP and XML-RPC Web service protocols. You can declare and publish APIs using Action Web Service.
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Harness the power of Ruby for efficient system administration
Harness the power of Ruby for efficient system administration
Apart from its use as a powerful Web application development platform, in combination with the Rails framework Ruby is also a powerful scripting language. It has immense capabilities, owing to the availability of many built-in and external libraries, the power of which can be harnessed to solve a great deal of the scripting needs that surface in typical systems administrative work environments.
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How to install the Facebooker plugin in Rails
How to install the Facebooker plugin in Rails
Due to a bug in the code, installing the Facebooker plugin in Rails requires an extra step.
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Ruby on Rails 2 scaffolding
Ruby on Rails 2 scaffolding
Basic tutorial on how scaffolding in RoR 2 can work.
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Rails 101: Introduction
Rails 101: Introduction
Wanting to learn Rails from the very basics at your own pace, with screencasts / articles showing examples? This should suit you nicely. First of a series.
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Rails 101: File Structure
Rails 101: File Structure
2nd in the Rails 101 series. This screencast deals with explaining the hierarchy of files created by Rails, as it can be daunting to begin with.
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Rails 101: Routing
Rails 101: Routing
Rails produces some pretty nice URLs. The URLs don't setup automatically though, you need to setup routes to match them to sections of your application. In this screencast you'll learn how they work, and how to set them up yourself.
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Looping Through Flash
Looping Through Flash
Displaying flash messages in the layout can be a pain at times. In this episode you will learn an easy way to display any kind of flash message by looping through the hash.
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HABTM Checkboxes
HABTM Checkboxes
It is often asked: how do I create a list of checkboxes for managing a HABTM association? Ask no more because this episode will show you how to do exactly that.
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Ruby on Rails - Week 4
Ruby on Rails - Week 4
This week we're going to talk about ruby syntax. After this tutorial, I believe that you'll have a much better understanding of the framework and feel much more comfortable doing things by yourself.
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Virtual Attributes
Virtual Attributes
Keep your controllers clean and forms flexible by adding virtual attributes to your model. This very powerful technique allows you to create form fields which may not directly relate to the database.
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Performing Calculations on Models
Performing Calculations on Models
Did you know ActiveRecord provides class methods for performing calculations on models? You can even use these methods through associations.
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Refactoring User Name Part 2
Refactoring User Name Part 2
Testing and refactoring go hand in hand. Refactoring is all about improving code without changing its behavior. Testing is all about making sure you don't change the behavior while you are improving the code.
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Refactoring User Name Part 3
Refactoring User Name Part 3
In the final part of this series you will see how to refactor your tests. Keeping tests clean is important because it will make testing easier to do in the future.
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