On 1/8/06, Jules <Roseanna80 / hotmail.com> wrote:
> I have been reading through RAILS and builing the Depot Application
> ect. And been very impressed with the RAILS  framework.
>
> But I cannot help feeling that I seem to be writing a lot of HTML
> fragements and <% Ruby inserts for realisable web pages, when I move
> away from the scaffold.  What Web design Editors do people use with
> RAILS development ?

A lot of people use vim, emacs, or textmate (for OS X).

> With the MVC concept and heavy use of HTML, I am having doubts that
> this is the way to develop those compelling highly graphical web pages.
>  I can use AJAX and RAILS on the server side, but if I want dynamic
> graphics I still need heavy JavaScript, Flash or Java Applet code on
> the client side.  In which case I don't see where RAILS fits in.  So I
> am comming to the conclusion that RAILS is really for Server side
> development for the 90% of 'typical', and rather dreary, web
> applications development.

I'm not sure what you mean here.