Last week, after an extended beta-testing period, the Ruby on Rails team finally released Rails 3.0. Earlier this year, I blogged about a few of the coolest new features in Rails 3: a new package dependency manager called Bundler, a reworking of the ActiveRecord query syntax, and a brand-new routing system.
Itching to get started? As always, update or install with
gem install rails, or check out the download page for full installation instructions.
Louis joined SitePoint in 2009 as a technical editor, and has since moved over into a web developer role at Flippa. He enjoys hip-hop, spicy food, and all things geeky.