Spree is a complete open source commerce solution for Ruby on Rails. It was developed by Sean Schofield under the original name of Rails Cart before changing its name to Spree.
Running from sources (latest and greatest features)
Clone the git repo
git clone git://github.com/schof/spree.git spree
Create the necessary config/database.yml file
Install the gem dependencies
Bootstrap the database (run the migrations, create admin account, optionally load sample data.)
Start the server
Running the Gem
Install spree Gem
sudo gem install spree
NOTE: This may take a while. The gem currently includes a frozen version of Rails 2.0.2
Create Spree Application
Create your database and edit the config/database.yml to taste.
You can skip this step if using sqlite3 as your database.
cd <app-name> rake db:bootstrap
Browse Admin Interface
Deploy spree as a normal rails application. If you use apache+cgi/fastcgi take a look at the example .htaccess located in
Basic localization and internationalization support is now added using the Globalite Plugin from Matt Aimonetti.
- Rails Localization
- UI Localization
In the near future:
- Content Localization
Please, please, please ask Sean how you can help, lot of work is still to be done.
UPDATE: Take a look at i18n page on Spree wiki