Tag Archives: Rails

Mongoose – Simple web server

Thanks my friend Mart who introduces reveal.js to me. It’s a great presentation framework and we used it for our Front End Web Development course in General Assembly.

Without the web development framework like Python Django or Ruby on Rails which bundle with pserver and WEBrick, i would like to find a light weight web server such that i could edit and preview my markdown which runs on reveal.js. Finally i find Mongoose.
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DumpCamp – Introduction to New Relic


In the 2nd DumpCamp meeting, Ronnie showed us a SAAS service called New Relic which provides Application Performance Management solution mainly for web applications and servers. It’s capabilities include but not limit to:
 

  • Performance analytics on Ruby, Rails, PHP, Java, .Net, Python applications
  • Real User Monitoring
  • Server Monitoring
  • SQL/NoSQL Performance Monitoring
  • Web Application Transaction Tracing

The Lite account is free and i tried it today. The setup is easy and straight forward. Just register an account online with some configurations on your web server through SSH. Then you could views your server and web application performance online.
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Rails – Simple Ajax Create Form

Rails provides a very easy way to implement Ajax. I got a Service and a ServiceComment models and each service has many service_comments. I have a service_comment create form and a partial which shows all the service_comments of that viewing service in the app/views/services/show.html.erb. Everything works fine without Ajax. Now comes to the Rails magic. Continue reading Rails – Simple Ajax Create Form