This week in Rails
Jul 15 2019
New contributors fixing bugs in the summer
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Add database_exists? method to connection adapters
The database_exists? method does what you might think—it checks whether a database exists. This will help in resolving some inconsistencies between SQLite and the other database adapters.
Share column and table names between connections
Sharing is a beautiful thing. Since connection instances are likely to share table and column names, we can store them on the class instead of on each instance. Isn't that nice?
Fix query cache when using shared connections
Congratulations to Heinrich on their first commit to Rails!
Fix bug when combining `order` with `exist?`
Congratulations to Takayuki on their first commit to Rails!
contributed to Rails in the last week. Want to see your name on that list? Check out the list of
Autumn is here, and so is Rails 7 Alpha 2! 🍂
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!