Controlling access to Resque with CanCan

Submitted by Ezekiel Templin 2011-06-23 03:46:09 UTC
Source:  http://www.arcath.net/post/Controlling_access_to_Resque_with_CanCan

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Resque

Resque is a Redis-backed Ruby library for creating background jobs, placing those jobs on multiple queues, and processing them later. Background jobs can be any Ruby class or module that responds to perform. Your existing classes can easily be converted to background jobs or you can create new classes specifically to do work. Or, you can do both. Resque is heavily inspired by DelayedJob (which rocks) and is comprised of three parts: * A Ruby library for creating, querying, and processing jobs * A Rake task for starting a worker which processes jobs * A Sinatra app for monitoring queues, jobs, and workers.

Rubygem resque

Total Downloads
2931805
Releases
63
Current Version
1.25.2
Released
2014-03-04 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2009-11-03 11:00:00 UTC

Github resque/resque

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2014-01-02 21:49:03 UTC
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Cancan

Simple authorization solution for Rails which is decoupled from user roles. All permissions are stored in a single location.

Rubygem cancan

Total Downloads
3586452
Releases
29
Current Version
1.6.10
Released
2013-05-07 07:00:00 UTC
First Release
2009-11-16 08:00:00 UTC

Github ryanb/cancan

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5348
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704
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2013-09-06 18:29:30 UTC
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Ruby on Rails

Ruby on Rails is a full-stack web framework optimized for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity. It encourages beautiful code by favoring convention over configuration.

Rubygem rails

Total Downloads
34307575
Releases
190
Current Version
4.1.0
Released
2014-04-08 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2004-10-25 04:00:00 UTC

Github rails/rails

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