Oracle enhanced adapter status for Rails 5.0.0.beta1

Rails 5.0.0.beta1 is out on Dec 17, 2015.

Here are status update of Oracle enhanced adapter status for Rails 5.0.0.beta1.

What's new in Rails 5.0? (if released)

Arel 7.0.0 introduces a new visitor Arel::Visitors::Oracle12, which supports Oracle 12 better top-n query like FETCH FIRST n ROWS ONLY and OFFSET n ROWS

You will be able to enjoy better looking top-n query support just upgrading to Rails 5 and Oracle 12c.

What's needed?

Unfortunately Oracle enhanced adapter is not ready to support Rails 5.0.0.beta1 yet. There are a lot of things to do.

If you are interested in contributing ActiveRecord Oracle enhanced adapter, please consider to clone rails-dev-box-runs-oracle and perform unit tests.

  • Clone rails5 branch
$ git clone -b rails5 http://github.com/rsim/oracle-enhanced.git
  • Perform Oracle enhanced adapter unit tests
$ cd oracle-enhanced
$ bundle update
$ rake spec

Then pull requests are really appreciated to rails5 branch

If you have questions, please post https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/oracle-enhanced

Happy holidays.