JRuby was updated

JRuby is now 9.1.12.0
23 June 2017   3103

Ruby

A dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity.
 

JRuby 9.1.12.0 was released recently. 

JRuby 9000 is the newest version of JRuby. It was created with years of efforts and large number of reboots of several JRuby subsystems. It is expected to be compatible with Ruby 2.x and stay in sync with C Ruby.

Features of new JRuby 9000:

  • Ruby 2.x compatibility;
  • A new optimizing runtime based on a traditional compiler design;
  • New POSIX-friendly IO and Process
  • Fully ported encoding/transcoding logic from MRI

Developers ask to test this release and report them as soon as possible.

Also, Github Issue resolved for 9.1.12.0.

Ruby/RoR News Digest 8 - 14.02

Guide on Ruby concurrency, understanding Rails secrets\credentails, system tests in Rails with Minitest and other interesting things
14 February 2020   122

Greetings! I hope your week went great! Here's new Ruby news digest.

Learn about automatic image moderation with Amazon Rekognition, the easy way of configurating Kubernetes for Ruby, how to migrate from Rails API to Crystal and AWS Lambda and check more intesting stuff. 

Guides

  • Opening The Ruby Concurrency Toolbox

This guide covers threads, fibers, guilds with some practical comparisons

  • Automatic image moderation using Amazon Rekognition

Amazon Rekognition detects inappropriate content in images and it can be used in Ruby with ActiveStorage

  • Understanding Rails secrets/credentials

Basic guide about storing secrets and credentials that don't need to be stored in plaintext

  • Rubynetes: Kubernetes config the easy way

Learn how to use Ruby with Kubernetes without YAML

  • Getting Started With System Tests in Rails With Minitest

Beginners tutorial on testing in Rails using popular solution

  • My Experience Migrating a Rails API to Crystal and AWS Lambda – Part I

A story, which can be used as a tutorial for migrating from Rails API to Crystal and AWS Lambda

Articles

  • Rails introduces disallowed deprecations in ActiveSupport

A newspost with detailed code example on new ActiveSupport feature

Updates

  • GitHub CLI is now in beta

New GitHub command line tool is now available in beta 

  • The Twitter Ruby Gem

A Ruby interface for the Twitter API

  • httplog

This solution will help for networks working - allows to log outgoing HTTP request with Ruby