P1.0 (Printing) - 01 May 2008

This is the version of the book sent to the printers. There are no content changes, but errata have been fixed and the index updated.

B1.06 - 11 April 2008

Fixed all known errata

B1.05 - 08 March 2008

Fixed known errata

B1.04 - 01 March 2008

Here’s what’s new:

  • Send Lightweight Messages (using Starling)
  • Nest Resources to Scope Access
  • Automate Periodic Tasks
  • Encrypt Sensitive Data

The book is now complete (and, with 84 recipes, bigger than expected).

Enjoy!

B1.03 - 25 February 2008

This release adds 14 new recipes:

  • Process Recurring Credit Card Payments
  • Send E-mail via Gmail
  • Segregate Page Cache Storage
  • Full-Text Search with Sphinx
  • Build a Sitemap
  • Customize Error Messages
  • Load Balance Around Your Mongrels’ Health
  • Quick & Dirty Search
  • Use Fixtures For Canned Datasets
  • Cheap & Easy Caching
  • Drive a Feature with Integration Tests
  • Write Domain-Specific RSpec Matchers
  • Use DTrace for Profiling
  • Support an iPhone interface

B1.02 - 02 January 2008

This beta includes 25 new recipes:

  • Analyzing SQL Queries
  • Caching Up With the Big Guys
  • Creating a Wizard
  • Creating Meaningful Relationships Through Proxies
  • Decouple Your JavaScript with Low Pro
  • Dynamically Updating Cached Pages
  • Freshening Up Your Models With Scope
  • Generating Custom Error Pages
  • Geocoding to Find Things By Location
  • Giving Users Their Own Subdomain
  • Handling Multiple Models In One Form
  • Keeping E-mail Addresses Up To Date
  • Keeping Forms Dry and Flexible
  • Monitoring (and Repairing) Processes with Monit
  • Off-Loading Long-Running Tasks to BackgrounDRb
  • Preserving Files Between Deployments
  • Processing an Asynchronous Workflow
  • Receiving E-mail Reliably via POP or IMAP
  • Responding To Remote Capistrano Prompts
  • Taking Advantage of Master/Slave Databases
  • Testing HTML Validity
  • Tracking Test Coverage with RCov
  • Updating Partial Resources with AJAX
  • Uploading Images and Creating Thumbnails
  • Validating Required Form Fields Inline

B1.01 - 06 December 2007

B1.0 - 05 December 2007