A mini shell for Ruby on Rails 3 that provides a uniform and quick access to commands.
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rails-sh is a mini shell for rails3 that provides a uniform and quick access to commands.


$ gem install rails-sh


$ cd your-rails3-app
$ rails-sh

You can specify an environment as follows:

$ rails-sh test


Execute rake task:

rails> rake db:migrate

Generate a controller:

rails> rails generate controller foo bar
$ rails g controller foo bar
      create  app/controllers/foo_controller.rb
       route  get "foo/bar"
      invoke  erb
      create    app/views/foo
      create    app/views/foo/bar.html.erb
      invoke  test_unit
      create    test/functional/foo_controller_test.rb
      invoke  helper
      create    app/helpers/foo_helper.rb
      invoke    test_unit
      create      test/unit/helpers/foo_helper_test.rb

Run console:

rails> console


please type help


rails-sh will try to load '~/railsshrc' as configuration.


# ~/railsshrc
Rails::Sh::Command.define 'my_command' do |arg|
  puts "Execute my_command with arg(`#{arg}`)!"


Contributing to rails-sh

  • Check out the latest master to make sure the feature hasn't been implemented or the bug hasn't been fixed yet

  • Check out the issue tracker to make sure someone already hasn't requested it and/or contributed it

  • Fork the project

  • Start a feature/bugfix branch

  • Commit and push until you are happy with your contribution

  • Make sure to add tests for it. This is important so I don't break it in a future version unintentionally.

  • Please try not to mess with the Rakefile, version, or history. If you want to have your own version, or is otherwise necessary, that is fine, but please isolate to its own commit so I can cherry-pick around it.


Copyright © 2011 jugyo. See LICENSE.txt for further details.