Using SimpleDB with Ruby on Rails (ActiveResource)

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This plugin will make SimpleDB available as a storage backend for Rails applications via ActiveResource.

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Submitted By: klickmich3
AWS Products Used: Amazon SimpleDB
Language(s): Ruby
License: MIT License
Source Control Access: http://rug-b.rubyforge.org/svn/aws_sdb_proxy/
Created On: January 23, 2008 10:44 AM GMT
Last Updated: September 21, 2008 8:41 PM GMT
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Every record can potentially have different attributes. SimpleDB also has no data types associated with it's attributes, all data will be stored as strings. AWS SDB Proxy adds a special _resource attribute, allowing storage of multiple models within the same SimpleDB domain. Record ids are generated using a SHA512 hash function to make key collisions extremely unlikely.
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