[Instantrails-users] Getting started

Robert Tortajada ps at rtort.com
Tue Jan 24 18:43:45 EST 2006

Hi Bill,

Thanks for the response. I am running win2k and I would be interested in 
going through the tutorial. Trust me, if I don't run into any issues, 
then nobody will. ;)

Bob Tortajada

Bill Walton wrote:

>Hi Robert,
>I just got started a couple of weeks ago myself.  I was able to work my way
>through the "Rolling with Ruby on Rails" tutorials using Instant Rails but
>had some frustrations mostly because 1) the tutorial was written for Rails,
>not Instant Rails, and 2) Rails has changed since Curt wrote the tutorial.
>Your timing might just be perfect.  I've just finished updating Curt's
>tutorial (with his blessings) for Release 1.0 of Instant Rails running on
>Win2K SP4.  I was just about to make a final pass through it but if you'd be
>interested in beta testing it, please say so and I'll email it to you.  Same
>offer goes out to anyone else who'd be willing to help.  I'm going to put it
>on the Instant Rails wiki as soon as it's been checked out by some fresh
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Robert Tortajada" <ps at rtort.com>
>To: <Instantrails-users at rubyforge.org>
>Sent: Tuesday, January 24, 2006 3:09 PM
>Subject: [Instantrails-users] Getting started
>>Hello, I am just getting started with instantrails and RoR in general.
>>I just joined this list and don't see any archive, so if my questions
>>are redundant, please forgive. Also, I am a unix guy forced to do this
>>on my PC.
>>Anyway, I got the demo's working and want to create my app. I click the
>>"Create new rails app" and get the console. I assume this is the same as
>>on OSX/*NIX and I type "rails myapp" which creates the framework. I cd
>>into myapp and try to generate the controller, but I am unable. I look
>>in .\script and see a generate script, but I is not a .bat. Looking into
>>the script itself, it seems like all the paths use / instead of  \.
>>Am I doing something wrong? Does anyone have a quick start guide to
>>creating a new app in instantrails or with RoR in windows?
>>Thanks for your help
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