Rails 2.3.3 released - gets touchy
The developers of Ruby on Rails have released version 2.3.3 of the open source opinionated web framework. The release is mostly bug fixes, but does include some new features.
touch method in Active Record allows developers to quickly update a record's time stamp which should in turn make caching easier. Primary key support for
belongs_to has been added to better support legacy schemas. Improvements have also been made to the decoding back ends of the JSON libraries and a lighter encoding API replaces the
to_json method with a simpler