Hey everybody. Looking forward to seeing you all at the RoR educational/networking meetup this Wednesday
If you haven't RSVP'd yet and want to come, please take a second to do so
. Parker Technical
has generously offered to sponsor our meetup with free pizza and beer for all, but we need to know how many people are coming so we can get enough for everybody.
Our presenter for this event will be:
Whitepages.com Senior Software Engineer and all around cool guy
He'll be talking on Erector: http://erector.rubyforge.org/From Wes:
In this talk I'll cover how and why you should give code in your views
the respect it deserves though inheritance, modular decomposition and
encapsulation using Erector.
Erector is a Builder-like view framework, inspired by Markaby but
overcoming some of its flaws. In Erector all views are objects, not
template files, which allows the full power of object-oriented
programming (inheritance, modular decomposition, encapsulation) in
We're actually down one speaker for this event. If you're interested in presenting to the group this Wednesday, please let me know asap.
If I can't find another presenter, I was thinking we could do a "get to know the group" meet-and-greet where 3-4 members of the group get up and tell us about themselves, what they do, and what they're currently working on.