This week in Rails
Jan 28 2018
Faster fixtures, PostgreSQL foreign tables and more!
Hi there! This is
, bringing you the latest edition of This Week in Rails, covering highlights from the Rails community, as well as changes recently made to the framework. Let's dive in!
This Week's Contributors
This week there were 22 contributors to Rails including contributions from 4 first-timers. Thanks!
Multi-statement query for inserting fixtures
This change constructs a single query for inserting fixtures from different tables. This change reduced the time to load around 700 fixtures from 15 seconds to 8 seconds! 🏎
Custom handling of exceptions that are discarded
This change allows a job that is discarded to be handled by a custom handler. The
already provides the ability for a custom handler and now same has been added to
Support for PostgreSQL foreign tables
With this change, it will be possible to work with models backed by foreign tables present in external PostgreSQL servers.
That's it for this week. Many more changes were introduced to Rails than were featured here, check out the
full week of commit activity
to learn more!
Until next time!
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