Monthly Archives: March 2011

Nuntium: exponential backoff and new xmpp library

This week we’ve updated nuntium to version 2.8, yay! Aside from some minor bug fixes, nuntium now implements an exponential backoff strategy when a message delivery fails. Previously, it worked like this: A message failed to be delivered. If the cause was the message itself (for example it contains invalid data), it was discarded. If … more

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Upgrading to Rails 3: @routes is nil

I’m currently in the process of upgrading an application from Rails 2 to Rails 3. Fortunately, it’s not the first time someone does so, and there’s plenty of resources throughout the web that will help you to work it out. In particular, I chose to follow the steps demonstrated by Ryan Bates in an outstanding … more

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