That would be interesting to do. I have heard through others that a simple web application could be built in just minutes and I believe I have heard it is gaining ground very quickly on the other web languages. That would be cool if someone could do a write up on how to install it. On 8/11/06, albartell <albartell@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Has anyone setup Ruby On Rails on the iSeries? I am guessing it could run in the PASE environment similar to what Zend is doing with PHP. Looks like it is written in C ... After seeing things like the screencast on the following page, which shows a RoR plugin for eclipse, I am even more intrigued to inch towards RoR and away from Java for Web UI's. Seems like RoR brings simplicity to Web UI's like RPG does to character screen development. <http://www.radrails.org/page/documentation> http://www.radrails.org/page/documentation Note that there are projects like JRuby that allow me to make use of existing Java libraries I may have: http://jruby.codehaus.org/ http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-07-2006/jw-0717-ruby.html IBM writes about it here though not concerning the iSeries. http://www-128.ibm.com/developerworks/db2/library/techarticle/dm-0606dumbill / This person seems to know that you CAN'T make it run on the iSeries. http://blogs.missiondata.com/?p=46 Thoughts? Aaron Bartell http://mowyourlawn.com <mailto:aaron@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> -- This is the Web Enabling the AS400 / iSeries (WEB400) mailing list To post a message email: WEB400@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/web400 or email: WEB400-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/web400.