If you want to use JQuery in your rails application but still want prototype working as well there is a simple way to make sure they play nice and work side by side. All you have to do after you include your JQuery includes code is have the following
<script> var $j = jQuery.noConflict(); </script>
Now all you have to do to use jquery is use "$j" instead of just "$"... continue
Here is the latest application template we have put together. It removes all the usual items and adds the base gems that we use for all our applications. It also creates the files needed for deployment and runs "Capify" on the project, plus a few other things such as sass etc.
# Remove unnecessary Rails files run 'rm README' run 'rm public/index.html' run 'rm public/favicon.ico' ...<a href="http://www.sentia.com.au/blog/application-templates-in-ruby-on-rails"> continue</a>
Sentia is looking for a Junior Rails developer to join our team. You will be working out of our office on George Street in the heart of the Sydney CBD. You will have access to the latest technology and resources not to mention our foos ball table.
You will be working ... continue
Finally we have the keys to the new office, if only telstra had got their act together we would have our phone connected as well. Ill post some pics once we are settled a little more
We all want our charts to look like the ones in google analytics. Well know there is a way the "Open Flash Chart" project. The guys over at pull monkey have released a plugin for rails that helps you get in these great charts. Ill be testing this plugin very soon and ill put up my experience and a little walk through. In the mean time if you want to check out... continue
A developer by the name of Vladimir Kolesnikov has put together a nice little searchable API doc for rails. Its been updated for rails 2.3.2 (Latest Version) and you can either download it or browse online. Currently its been tested with Safari 4, Firefox 3, Opera 9.5 Internet Explorer is currently unsupported but who uses IE anyways.
So my onClose function looks like so