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== YubNub

This is the source code for YubNub, a (social) command-line for the web.

YubNub was written by Jonathan Aquino for the Rails Day 2005 programming competition.
You can reach Jonathan at

This source code is made available under the MIT License (see LICENSE_YUBNUB).

== About YubNub

YubNub is a command-line for the web. After setting it up on your browser, you simply type "gim porsche 911" to do a Google Image Search for pictures of Porsche 911 sports cars. Type "random 49" to return random numbers between 1 and 49, courtesy of And best of all, you can make a new command by giving YubNub an appropriate URL.

== Rails 2.1 Upgrade

Refactored and Upgraded to Rails 2.1 by Jacques Crocker (

View source at

== Installation Instructions

You'll need the latest Rails Version (2.1) installed as a gem in order to run these steps.

1) Get Codebase
git clone git://
cd yubnub

2) Install Gems
rake gems:install

3) Setup DB and Seed Data
rake db:create db:schema:load db:migrate

4) Start Server

== Notes

To add a bunch of junk data (to test paging, etc..) run 

rake yubnub:junk_data
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