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Simple mysql search with rails and jquery.highlight

I re-designed my whole website a few month ago and now I added one more key feature - a search for my blog. My blog is not as big, as maybe others are, so I decided to create a normal mysql search. I shortly thought about integrating a solution with solr, like the sunspot_rails gem, but then I thought that is to much and I simple chose mysql. Btw Ryan Bates did a very nice railscasts about the sunspot…

16.03.2012
Matthias Frick
Ruby on Rails, JavaScript
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Sortable List in Rails3 with jQuery

Today I had to programm a sortable projects list for a customer. I searched for good options and found the following tutorial:

http://webtempest.com/sortable-list-in-ruby-on-rails-3-almost-unobtrusive-jquery/

It is very good explained and really easy to do. You just have to follow the few steps in the link above.

Summarized the sortable list is created with the gem gem "acts_as_list" and with jQuery.

More links:

17.08.2011
Matthias Frick
Ruby on Rails, JavaScript
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jPlayer - The jQuery HTML5 player

In the rework of the homepage from the Jazz-musician Sabine Beese I integrated a new music player. I decided to try out the jPlayer. The jPlayer is a jQuery HTML5 player with a flash fallback function.

 

  • More information about this player you can find here: [LINK]
  • I followed the Quick Start Guide to include this player in the homepage. [LINK]
  • The jPlayer is an OpenSource…
09.08.2011
Matthias Frick
JavaScript
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Frick-Web 4.0 released

Today I deployed my new Frick-Web Homepage. The old one was to old school and without a really cool style. So I decided to completely rework my page. This rework includes an upgrade to Rails3, a new admin-panel, a lot of refactoring and a completely new style. I am focused on picturing myself, presenting my projects and my blog.

The admin-panel is programmed with the Typus Gem, further I use mysql as database (development & production), friendly_id…

08.08.2011
Matthias Frick
Ruby on Rails, JavaScript
3 Kommentare
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