Sent out an email to allusers.
We also did something unprecedented in the history of: patched and released two unmaintained language versions, Ruby 1.8.7 and .
Unmaintained Ruby versions
The Ruby 1.8.7 version has been at the End of Life for months, which means that the Ruby Core team will no longer issue bug or security fixes for the language. However, developers are still using it actively in production. …
Keep a Changelog
Closing and Referencing Tickets
§ Dimple , a gentler for the fabuluous D3:
The aim of dimple is to open up the power and flexibility of d3 to analysts. It aims to give a gentle learning curve and minimal code to achieve something productive. It also exposes the d3 objects so you can pick them up and run to create some really cool stuff.
§ OSS Perks - tools and services freely available to open source projects.
§ The …
Complete the CHANGELOG of version 0.9.0 (part of this post can be reused)
Write the project's RDoc
Make the current format interchangeable
Tests for MongoID
Think more about the filter method. Should it filter by association name or by serialization keys? This is probably easier to explain with code. For example: def filter(keys); keys - …
Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.0.5 for . The components are designed to integrate seamlessly with widely deployed solutions such as and , and are delivered in the form of templates, plugins, and scripts.is glad to announce the release of
* Added mysql-ca option to ss_get_mysql_stats.php (bug 1213857)
* Added user info to the idle_blocker_duration check of pmp-check-mysql-innodb (bug 1215317)
*pmp-check-mysql-processlist with more locking states (bug 1213859)
Percona Monitoring Plugins 1.0.3 for high-quality components to add MySQL monitoring and graphing capabilities to your existing in-house, on-premises monitoring solutions. The components are designed to integrate seamlessly with widely deployed solutions such as and , and are delivered in the form of templates, plugins, and scripts.is glad to announce the release of
* MySQL 5.6 compatibility forgraphs (bug 1124292)
Added a ChangeLog parser. It automatically parses files that begin with ' ChangeLog'
Added a table of contents to the sidebar.
RDoc markup format merges adjacent labels in a label or note list into a single definition list item for output.
RDoc now tracks use of extend. Pull request #118 by Michael Granger.
RDoc now tracks methods that use super. Pull request #116 by Erik Hollensbe.
Added methods ::system dir, ::site dir, ::home_dir and ::gem_dir to fetch the …
RDoc now links #=== methods. Bug #164 by Zachary Scott.
Allow  following argument names for TomDoc. Bug #167 by Ellis Berner.
Fixed the RDoc servlet for home and site directories. Bug #170 by Thomas Leitner.
Fixed references to methods in the RDoc servlet. Bug #171 by Thomas Leitner.
Note: You are likely to get conflicts with the CHANGELOG - you can keep them or just throw them away as you wish (it's just the changelog which describes the latest changes).
commit and push to your repository.
Now you have a patched version of rails in your git repository.
Step 3: update your Gemfile
Your Gemfile is likely to have a line that includes rails such as: gem 'rails', '2.3.2'
You need to update that line to point at *your* git repository and …
Week of August 27 - September 2, 2012
A bunch of tinkering with daa0ed3a . THis includes the deprecation of ActionView:: RecordIdentifier and the deprecation of #mime_type , the latter in favor of type . The overall goal is to make it easier to extract ActionView from in the future.internals is summarized with a doc commit at
810a50da splits up the CHANGELOG so that it's separate files on separate branches.
Children Charlie Robbins shares Ten Lessons Learned Maintaining Nodejs Modules .
Viewed A ( plugin to preview any plaintext file , CHANGELOG, etc).
Retrospective Some things I've learnt about programming :
Inside every large, complex program is a small, elegant program that does the same thing, correctly