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Episode #242

January 31, 2012

In 3.2.1, we Devise a way to run Ruby 1.9.2 on Heroku, by using a 30% Faster Kookaburra that we Resqued during a recent trip Cross-Country - it's all in this episode o...

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30% faster boot time in Ruby 1.9.3-p0 in one line

Burke Libbey has put together several performance-oriented patches, from Sokolov Yura and Samuel Cochran, for Ruby 1.9.3-p0 into a single Gist which can be installed with just one line of code. After the gist patches have been applied, people are reporting significantly faster Rails boot times. The gist contains install instructions for rvm and rbenv.

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Episode #241

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