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Managing Session with Zend_Session_Namespace
Category: Web Development > PHP      Posted: 02 Aug 09

This video covers the Zend_Session_Namespace class. It's a short introduction to how we can use this object to simplify passing data from Zend_Controller action to another during a user's stay on our web application.

Peer-Aware Desktop Application Development - Preston Lee
Category: Languages > Ruby      Posted: 08 Feb 09

Social interaction has become implicitly expected of modern web-based applications. Desktop applications, however, have yet to overcome the technical ...

Managing Ajax Across the User Session
Category: Web Development > Ajax      Posted: 04 Feb 09

Ajax makes it possible to communicate to the server out of band, giving rise to a number of novel interaction patterns, such as automatic updating of data, type-ahead suggestions and inline editing of data. While these are all useful idioms as far as the end-user is concerned, there is a danger that ...

Cookie Based Session Store
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 21 Dec 07

In Rails 1.2 the default session store is file based. This is inefficient and difficult to maintain. In Rails 2.0 the default is now cookie based which has several benefits as you will see in this episode.

Dangers of Model in Session
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 20 May 07

Be careful when storing a model in a session. It will behave differently than you expect and can easily get out of sync with the database. Instead of storing the model directly in the session, store the id to the model and use that to fetch it from the database.

Railscasts Week 5
Category: Web Development > Ruby On Rails      Posted: 18 May 07

Let Ryan Bates take you through a growing series of great Rails tips.