an updated version 0.1.1 of the JRuby
GlassFish v3 gem.
What's New ? - Mainly
alignment with Rails convention
The name of the gem is changed from "GlassFish" to
The default port number is 3000.
Applications are deployed at root context ("/"). So the
default application is now deployed "http://localhost:3000/home/index"
instead of "http://localhost:8080/temp/...
Day 2 started with breakfast ... yaaay! I had to hunt for breakfast yesterday.
started the day by asking some questions and here are the responses:
100% will come back if organized next year
Fri/Sat is good
$100 Price is good
Got 60-70 submissions so the selection process was difficult
Some of the reasons people came to this conference:
started earlier today (now yesterday) in Orlando, Florida with Charity
Session. Completely sold out with 165 attendees!
developer) talked about Merb.
What is Merb
Started after tried to make Rails thread-safe and memory
foot print lower.
All (everything?) you need, none you don't.
Key features of Merb are: Thread-safe...
Microsystems is a sponsor of a new Ruby on Rails
seminar. Michael Slater and Christopher Haupt, of BuildingWebApps.com
and the LearningRails.com
podcast, are offering a two-day Ruby
on Rails QuickStart seminar in San
Francisco, February 20-21. The seminar is designed to enable web
designers and developers with only minimal programming experience to
become productive Rails developers....
v3 Gem allows JRuby-on-Rails application to be launched in GlassFish
v3 server. It provides a robust alternative to WEBrick and
for development and deployment of your JRuby-on-Rails applications.
UPDATE (Feb 14): A 0.1.1 version of the gem is released which will change the installation process.
Gem was originally announced here
and then updated here.
This blog describes how you can create a Rails application accessing
PostgreSQL database using
Download and Configure PostgreSQL
Download PostgreSQL from
After download and install, open the PostgreSQL command prompt (from the
program menu) and initialize the database by giving the
following command (in bin directory):initdb -D "\users\Arun Gupta\postgresql\data...
This TOTD (Tip Of The Day) shows how to install Rails 2.0.x in JRuby
1.0.3 and JRuby 1.1 RC1. Then it describes how a simple Rails
application can be created and deployed using WEBrick.
First, lets deal with installing Rails 2.0.x in JRuby 1.0.3 and JRuby
Step 1: How to install Rails
2.0.x in JRuby 1.0.3 ?
Download and Unzip JRuby
1.0.3. This creates "jruby-1.0.3"
GlassFish Day (Feb 29) as part of
India Tech Days
is now shaping up. This is one full day of focused and in-depth discussions
about GlassFish - The Best Open
Source Application Server. Starting from
state-of-the-union, excellent tools integration, performance tips and high
availability/clustering support - get ready to drink from the firehose :)
There is a session by
users@glassfish had a
discussion on what are the
key differentiators of GlassFish. This blog summarizes them. Here is a list
of distinguishing features:
Fastest open source application server (883.66,
Centralized management of clusters and instances distributed across
Microsoft .NET 3.0
Java Business Integration
and Open ESB
Sun Microsystems is a platinum sponsor of
Why another Rails conference ?
Only one track -
so you never have to juggle your schedule and you can attend all the
sessions, if you like
Great speaker lineup
- meet die hard Rails fans
Sunny and beautiful Orlando (better than San Francisco Bay Area this
time of the year :)
Venue is right in front...