This week in Rails
Jan 24 2021
Defaults to "main" branch name, new webpacker guide and improved strict loading
here with the summary of changes from the last days.
Renamed master branch to main in the Rails repository
mentioned by DHH
performed by Rafael França
the default branch for most of the Rails git repositories is now called "main".
Webpacker added to edge guides
The detailed guide how to use
build system with Rails via
gem. You can read it on
Opting out of strict loading on a per-record base
This is useful when
is enabled application wide or on the model level.
Improved strict loading violation error message
This change updates the error message to include both the class and the association name which makes it clear what exactly failed.
contributed to Rails since last time. Check out the
to get involved and help out. Until next week!
Rails 7 alpha released
Bye-bye Byebug, Hello jsbundling and cssbundling!
Remove default reliance on Sass and more!
Good-bye classic mode, --skip-puma, --skip-gemfile.. hello weekday_options_for_select!
ESM importmap and Marginalia
Active Record goodies and more!
Favicons, InvalidAuthenticityToken message gains, Journey optimizations and more!
Active record improvements and much more
Performance and parallel testing improvements and more!
Rails 6.1.4 and plenty of developer UX goodies