Ruby on Rails: Tasty Burgers

Aaron Patterson (GitHub)
Location: Room 309- 310 Audience level: Novice
Average rating: ****.
(4.11, 57 ratings)

We all know that Rails is made of Tasty Burgers, but what are those Tasty
Burgers made from? We’re going to take a look inside the bun to discover
what makes up Rails, how the software gets to our plate, and how we can
improve it. We’ll discuss some of the lower level libraries used to make up
Rails, and what makes them tick. Better Ingredients, Better Burgers.

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Aaron Patterson


Aaron works for a small startup company called GitHub. He is on the Ruby core team, the Rails core team, and the team that takes care of his cat, Gorby puff. Someday he will find the perfect safety gear to wear while extreme programming.

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Chad Fowler
06/12/2010 4:16pm EDT

I especially enjoyed the SQLite part. Starting an experiment based on it RIGHT NOW.

John Petersen
06/11/2010 10:37am EDT

A very good talk with a alot of interesting code samples – sprinkled with entertaining. Great job!

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Christopher Redinger
06/10/2010 9:58pm EDT


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