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-<h1>Congratulations, you're on Rails!</h1>
+<h1>Congratulations, you've put Ruby on Rails!</h1>
-<p>
- <i>You've succesfully configured your web server to point at this Rails application.</i>
-</p>
-
-<p>Before you move on, verify that the following conditions have been met:</p>
+<p><b>Before you move on</b>, verify that the following conditions have been met:</p>
<ol>
<li>The log directory and the empty log files must be writable to the web server (<code>chmod -R 777 log</code>).
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<p>Take the following steps to get started:</p>
<ol>
- <li>Create empty production and test databases for your application.<br/>
- <small>Warning: Don't point your test database at your production database, it'll destroy the latter on test runs!</small>
+ <li>Create empty development and test databases for your application.<br/>
+ <small>Recommendation: Use *_development and *_test names, such as basecamp_development and basecamp_test</small><br/>
+ <small>Warning: Don't point your test database at your development database, it'll destroy the latter on test runs!</small>
<li>Edit config/database.yml with your database settings.
- <li>Create a new controller using the <code>script/new_controller</code> generator <br/>
- <small>Help: Run with no arguments for documentation</small>
- <li>Create a new model using the <code>script/new_model</code> generator <br/>
- <small>Help: Run with no arguments for documentation</small>
- <li>See all the tests run and fail by running <code>rake</code>.
+ <li>Create controllers and models using the generators in <code>script/new_*</code> <br/>
+ <small>Help: Run a generator with no arguments for documentation</small>
+ <li>See all the tests run by running <code>rake</code>.
<li>Develop your Rails application!
- <li>Setup FastCGI or mod_ruby to get production-level performance
+ <li>Setup Apache with <a href="http://www.fastcgi.com">FastCGI</a> (and <a href="http://raa.ruby-lang.org/list.rhtml?name=fcgi">Ruby bindings</a>), if you need better performance
</ol>
<p>
- Having problems getting up and running? First try debugging it yourself by looking at the log files. <br/> Then try the friendly Rails
- community on IRC (<a href="http://www.rubyonrails.org/show/IRC">howto IRC</a>). It's on FreeNode, in channel
- <a href="irc://irc.freenode.net/#rubyonrails">#rubyonrails</a>.
+ Having problems getting up and running? First try debugging it yourself by looking at the log files. <br/>
+ Then try the friendly Rails community <a href="http://www.rubyonrails.org">on the web</a> or <a href="http://www.rubyonrails.org/show/IRC">on IRC</a>
+ (<a href="irc://irc.freenode.net/#rubyonrails">FreeNode#rubyonrails</a>).
</p>
-<div style="float: left; margin-right: 20px">
- <h2>Rails Online</h2>
-
- <ul>
- <li><a href="http://www.rubyonrails.org">Ruby on Rails</a></li>
- <li><a href="http://activerecord.rubyonrails.org">Active Record</a></li>
- <li><a href="http://actionpack.rubyonrails.org">Action Pack</a></li>
- </ul>
-</div>
-
-<div style="float: left">
- <h2>Beyond CGI</h2>
-
- <ul>
- <li><a href="http://www.fastcgi.com">FastCGI</a></li>
- <li><a href="http://raa.ruby-lang.org/list.rhtml?name=fcgi">FastCGI bindings for Ruby</a></li>
- <li><a href="http://modruby.net/en/">mod_ruby</a></li>
- </ul>
-</div>
-
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