= Ruby Reports 0.8 : The “Evil Goldberg” Edition
After nearly 100 changesets since 0.7.0, Ruport 0.8 is now ready.
This release features a number of enhancements to our formatting
system, lots of fun data manipulation features, and general spiffiness
Thanks to the folks who helped out with this one!
== What is Ruport?
A simple reporting framework that helps your organize your code to
keep it DRY and also provides the basic tools necessary to build your
applications. (data acquisition, arrangement and manipulation,
presentation, delivery, etc.)
== New in this Release
From the CHANGELOG:
changes since 0.7.2
Added a number of new data manipulation functions including
subtables, column operations, and custom Record classes.
Added several helper functions for rendering in the PDF
format, including image and rounded text box support.
Added class level syntactic sugar for renderers, to simplify
custom format extensions
Improved our Rope code generation tool by adding file generation
traces, additional rake tasks, and better errors.
Fixed a number of bugs and improved documentation
Included several new samples in examples/ dir
For a list of backwards incompatible changes, see:
== Get It
gem install ruport -y
== Learn More ==
== Acknowledgements ==
The following folks had a hand in this release, in one way or another:
Dudley F., James H., Dinko Mehinovic, James Edward G. II,
Mike Milner, Chris C., Stefan M., Daniel Einspanjer, Evan
Weaver, Paul N., Greg Gibson, Skip Shuda