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Service-Oriented Design with Ruby and Rails

I got a copy of this book recently because I want to explore using web services more in some of my projects.

If you are going to work through the examples, just be warned, they aren’t going to work out of the box. I don’t know who was supposed to be checking they work, but they dropped the ball.

This is where I’m going to keep track of all the things I had to change/tweak/massage to get it to work.

Chapter 1: Implementing and Consuming Your First Service

  • You also need Rack-Test gem install rack-test
  • The Rackfile and spec/service_spec.rb won’t work. I have created a gist where you can view my comments about what I had to add.

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