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Episode #168

April 19, 2011

Only by releasing Rails 3.0.7 and TorqueBox 1.0.0 CR1 can we properly http stream, serve static pages, and use CSS3buttons until we Squeel. Just sayin.


Rails Static Pages

We've all done it, added a controller for serving up static files. In this article Mikel Lindsaar shares how he serves up these pages on He uses a catchall route with a pages controller, and in the view he fragment caches the static content. What's unique is the cache key on these static pages... he uses the git revision cache.

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