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BBC
Ba34b71a99aac1454650bc5addd5f239?d=identicon&s=25 john (Guest)
on 2006-05-17 13:38
Thought some of you guys might like to know that that it looks like the
BBC are trialing Rails. I got a DB error when trying to connect to their
prototype cataloging system the other day.

http://www.flickr.com/photo_zoom.gne?id=136006235&size=o

Sorry if this is old news.
13ea48f056b19349027d2f4a6921a46a?d=identicon&s=25 Jean-François (Guest)
on 2006-05-17 14:04
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Hello John,

> Thought some of you guys might like to know that that it looks like the
> BBC are trialing Rails. I got a DB error when trying to connect to their
> prototype cataloging system the other day.
>
> http://www.flickr.com/photo_zoom.gne?id=136006235&size=o
>
> Sorry if this is old news.

Is it a coincidence or are you at XTech 2006 ?
http://xtech06.usefulinc.com/schedule/detail/101

For your information :
http://weblog.rubyonrails.com/archives/2005/10/31/...

    -- Jean-François.
B39d86f427c04b5df1e8ceca920bd14d?d=identicon&s=25 Kasper Weibel (weibel)
on 2006-05-17 14:04
It has been known for some time that the BBC catalogue would be on
Rails. But it only came public a few weeks ago.

Look here:
http://www.hackdiary.com/archives/000081.html
http://weblog.rubyonrails.com/archives/2005/10/31/...


john wrote:
> Thought some of you guys might like to know that that it looks like the
> BBC are trialing Rails. I got a DB error when trying to connect to their
> prototype cataloging system the other day.
>
> http://www.flickr.com/photo_zoom.gne?id=136006235&size=o
>
> Sorry if this is old news.
30ee518e6fdc5b07e060775b5a542bdb?d=identicon&s=25 Jón Borgþórsson (jongretar)
on 2006-05-17 14:13
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I think BBC simply "got" web 2.0. How web2.0 is this?
http://open.bbc.co.uk/catalogue/infax/contributor_...

I just wish I had a database like BBC's to play with. Endless
possibilities.

On 5/17/06, Kasper Weibel <weibel@gmail.com> wrote:
> > BBC are trialing Rails. I got a DB error when trying to connect to their
> Rails mailing list
> Rails@lists.rubyonrails.org
> http://lists.rubyonrails.org/mailman/listinfo/rails
>


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Ba34b71a99aac1454650bc5addd5f239?d=identicon&s=25 john (Guest)
on 2006-05-17 16:54
Hey all,

Thanks for the links. Sorry for posting old news.

Cheers,
John
D5145c421cd25af6fa577c15219add90?d=identicon&s=25 unknown (Guest)
on 2006-05-17 17:50
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not old to me. Thanks for the info.
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