On Sun, 6 May 2007 18:25:35 +0900, Enrique Comba Riepenhausen
<ecomba / mac.com> wrote:

>Hi Geoff,
>
>when developing your Rails application you don't need any web server  
>(until it comes to the deployment on your hosting server ;) ).
>
>Rails comes with an in-build web server (WEBrick) that you can start  
>with "script/server" from your Rails app root directory. But you'll  
>still need MySQL though ;)
>
>Cheers and best regards,
>
>Enrique Comba Riepenhausen

Thanks Enrique.

Cheers

Geoff


>
>On 6 May 2007, at 11:20, Geoff Cox wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> I am considering trying out Ruby but have following question.
>>
>> At the moment I have a web site which uses PHP and MySQL. The hosting
>> server is a Unix server and may well be running Apache but at the
>> moment I do not know for sure.
>>
>> Do I have to develop code on my own PC using Apache?
>>
>> Cheers
>>
>> Geoff
>>
>