On 11/18/05, Cam <cameron.matheson / gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi guys,
>
> I need to make some simple web-pages at work for internal use
> (changing svn password, modifying postfix email-aliases, etc).  I'd
> like to use ruby for this.  I haven't really done anything w/
> web-development in many years, and back then i was using php.  I know
> that ruby on rails is the hottest thing ever right now, but it doesn't
> seem like i should need database-centric stuff like that for the
> simple web-apps i need to develop.  I found mod-ruby and have set it
> up, but i'm not sure how to best use it now.    Is there any
> documentation avaliable?  do i just use puts to output html streams,
> or is that streamlined for me somehow?  How do i ask for input, etc.?
>

I'd point out that RoR does not need a DB. You can make your own
Models, or just put all your logic inside controllers. I've done that
for a couple of one-off projects. Works fine.

Ed