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Improving README

* Tightened language.
* Alphabetized.
* Removed old reference to Taps gem.
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Laptop
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-Laptop is a script to set up your Max OS X laptop as a Rails development machine.
Spaceghost
Spaceghost Aug 2, 2012

Why does it say max?

croaky
croaky Aug 2, 2012 Owner

Good catch, thanks! Fixed in 6fb6172

+Laptop is a script to set up a Max OS X laptop for Rails development.
Requirements
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What it sets up
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-* SSH public key (for authenticating with services like Github and Heroku)
-* Homebrew (for managing operating system libraries)
-* Qt (used by Capybara Webkit for headless JavaScript testing)
-* Ack (for finding things in files)
-* Tmux (for saving project state and switching between projects)
-* Postgres (for storing relational data)
-* Redis (for storing key-value data)
-* ImageMagick (for cropping and resizing images)
-* RVM (for managing versions of the Ruby programming language)
-* Ruby language (for writing general-purpose code)
-* Bundler gem (for managing Ruby libraries)
-* Rails gem (for writing web applications)
-* Heroku gem (for interacting with the Heroku API)
-* Taps gem (for pushing and pulling SQL databases between environments)
-* Postgres gem (for making Ruby talk to SQL databases)
-* Foreman gem (for serving your Rails app locally)
-* Git Remote Branch gem (for faster git branch creation and deletion)
-* Heroku accounts plugin (for using multiple Heroku accounts like a client's account)
-* Heroku config plugin (for pulling config variables locally to be used as ENV variables)
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-It should take about 30 minutes for everything to install, depending on your machine.
+* Ack for finding things in files
+* Bundler gem for managing Ruby libraries
+* Foreman gem for serving Rails apps locally
+* Git Remote Branch gem for faster git branch creation and deletion
+* Heroku gem for interacting with the Heroku API
+* Heroku Accounts plugin for using a client's account
+* Heroku Config plugin for local `ENV` variables
+* Homebrew for managing operating system libraries
+* ImageMagick for cropping and resizing images
+* Postgres for storing relational data
+* Postgres gem for talking to Postgres from Ruby
+* Qt for headless JavaScript testing via Capybara Webkit
+* Rails gem for writing web applications
+* Redis for storing key-value data
+* Ruby 1.9.2 stable for writing general-purpose code
+* RVM for managing versions of the Ruby programming language
+* SSH public key for authenticating with Github and Heroku
+* Tmux for saving project state and switching between projects
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+It should take less than 30 minutes to install (depends on your machine).

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