Re-Index Sunspot/Solr – Ruby on Rails
Just a very quick post on how to re-index Sunspot/Solr – simply open the console and enter the following command: chris@chris-VirtualBox:~/site$ rake sunspot:solr:reindex WARNING: ‘task :t, arg, :needs => [deps]’ is deprecated. Please use ‘task :t, [args] => [deps]’ instead. at /usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.8/gems/sunspot_rails-1.2.1/lib/sunspot/rails/tasks.rb:41 chris@chris-VirtualBox:~/site$ That’s all there is to it, nice and easy!
Will_Paginate with Sunspot – Ruby on Rails
Hey all, I’ve just gone through setting up will_paginate with sunspot 1.3, just thought I’d share in case anyone else has any troubles/improvements. In my case I’m setting it up on a products model. #products.rb #Sunspot/Search searchable do text :title, :boost => 5 text :description end #products_controller.rb #Products search def search #Create vars search =…
Uninstalling a Gem – Ruby on Rails
Due to a few recent issues with SunSpot (see my previous posts), I’ve decided to uninstall it until I have enough time to work on it properly. Once again, Ruby makes this pretty simple: chris@chris-VirtualBox:~/site$ sudo gem uninstall sunspot [sudo] password for chris: You have requested to uninstall the gem: sunspot-1.2.1 sunspot_rails-1.2.1 depends on [sunspot…
Errno::ECONNREFUSED in – Ruby on Rails
First problem of the morning – Errno::ECONNREFUSED in ProductsController#create. This one was actually a little bit tricky – for me anyway. The error seemed to imply a database issue, so I started by checking all the common problems there however no luck unfortunately. After a bit of a Google I came across a post mentioning…