Heartbeat for Rails Apps
Heartbeat was created by Derek Haynes and Charles Brian Quinn of the Highgroove Studios team for Rails Day 2006. Both guys are well-known in the Atlanta Ruby community and user group. The evolution of the app over 24 hours of commit messages is interesting.
to save a little bit of grace
Charles Brian Quinn
Revision #37 by Charles Brian Quinn: FINALLY GOT THAT BIATCH TO WORK - yeah dogg -- backgroundrb task with rake task to start entire system, polling and ready to rock and roooooooooll!!!!111!!1!!11! (19:10)
Yikes! Thanks for the immortalization, Obie!
InfoQ Sep 01, 2015