Real-Time Partial Updates in Ruby on Rails using hotwire-rails

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Basecamp just released Hotwire ( ), it’s a collection of libraries which make creating blazingly fast frontends really simple with Ruby on Rails.

One of the most interesting parts, is how they did partial updates with turbo-rails ( ), a few lines of code & you have an app which can update in real-time!

In this tutorial I run though how to setup the new hotwire stuff, and go though how to push new content to users.