About the new ROM release and what happens next

November 24, 2014 by Piotr Solnica

Last month I wrote about rebooting ROM project and today I’m very happy that after almost 300 commits I pushed Ruby Object Mapper 0.3.0 to It’s a big milestone as the project enters a new path and ships with a complete support for SQL...

Ruby Object Mapper Reboot

October 23, 2014 by Piotr Solnica
Rewrite is done. You can read more about it here.

I’d like to let you know that after a couple years of work and a lot of thinking I decided to “reboot” ROM project. This decision was not easy and it has a lot of implications but it’s going...

Mocking and Ruby

May 22, 2014 by Piotr Solnica

In the “TDD is dead” discussion unit testing and mocking is being mentioned frequently. DHH explicitly expressed how much he dislikes mocks and it seems like many people still connect unit testing with mocking or even confuse the two. In case you missed...

Help Us Build ROM

May 17, 2014 by Piotr Solnica

Many people have been asking me how they can help us build ROM. This was the hardest question I’ve heard next to “when will it be ready?”. My usual reply was suggesting to join our IRC channel and talk but it really isn’t a good answer as it’s difficult...

TDD Is Fun

April 23, 2014 by Piotr Solnica

Today DHH published a blog post about TDD being dead (to him at least). It’s really not that surprising since from what I know (please correct me if I’m wrong) David’s experience is mostly based on building web apps with Rails. I get that, I really...