June 23, 2006

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Running Background Jobs in Rails

Highgroove just posted a great article on how to run background jobs in Rails using either RailsCron or Backgroundrb. They chose Backgroundrb for their Railsday app Heartbeat.

I haven’t checked out all the Rails day apps but of the ones I did, I thought their idea and execution was great. At any rate, head over to clean air, their blog to read more about background jobs.


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Authored by John Nunemaker (Noo-neh-maker), a web developer and programmer who has fallen deeply in love with Ruby. More about John.


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