Upgrading to Rails 4 covers each change and guides you through the tweaks you'll need to make for a smooth upgrade.
Upgrading to Rails 4 covers the features you'll want to be aware of when modernizing existing applications.
Upgrading to Rails 4 covers specific scenarios you may encounter with upgrading and what to do when come across them.
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Some chapters in the book use the rails4_upgrade gem, a free/open-source project I started to make certain elements of the upgrade process easier. Check it out and let me know what you think.
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