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Episode #61

March 23, 2010

In this episode we cover the Ruby 1.9.2 release schedule, Sproutcore 1.0, scaling Ruby, Rack::Throttle , WebMock, and last but certainly not least, Blue Light Special.

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Rack::Throttle - Rate Limiting for Rack Applications

This week, Arto Bendiken and Brendon Murphy released Rack::Throttle, which is a Rack middleware that implements rate limiting. It works with either Memcached or Redis and allows you to define allowed request intervals (like one per second) or even larger daily limits, it even allows for customization of unique user identification. This solution is very similar to the one presented by Steve Huffman of Reddit at FOWA Miami.

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