Install Gems without ri, rdoc documentation

These days it is not necessary to have gem documentation installed locally. This unnecessarily increases installation time. Unless you have specific requirement for locally available documentation, you can skip the installation of rdoc and ri documentation when installing gems. Just add this to your home directory in <home_directory>/.gemrc file gem: –no-document # skip installation of all documentation […]

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Rails 3 – Action Mailer

Today I will try to put down some basic changes that ActionMailer got with Rails 3. Using a mailer model and a view, ActionMailer allows you to send emails from Rails application. Mailers get inherited from base class of ActionMailer i.e ActionMailer::Base and views reside with controller views. Generating a mailer is simple. $rails g […]

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