News that I thought might be of interest ;-) SapphireSteel Software today released a free edition of Ruby In Steel, the Ruby and Rails IDE for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008. Ruby In Steel Personal Edition (PE) 2008 provides all the tools needed to develop and maintain Ruby or Ruby On Rails projects including syntax sensitive customizable code coloring and code folding, coding tools such as auto-indenting, code reformatting, bracket and keyword matching and integrated consoles to allow users to interact with the Ruby interpreter in docked or floating windows. Ruby In Steel PE 2008 even includes a free copy of Visual Studio 2008! Ruby In Steel PE 2008 is available for personal or commercial development. It does not require registration and it does not time out. It comes with an â€˜All-in-Oneâ€™ installer to allow users to install all the software required including: Visual Studio 2008 (â€˜Shell editionâ€™), Ruby, Rails, MySQL and Ruby In Steel. Alternatively, users who already own a commercial edition of Visual Studio 2008 may install Ruby In Steel into that. Ruby In Steel PE 2008 provides numerous features for Ruby and Rails developers such as: Code Coloring (Ruby) Code Coloring (ERB/RHTML) Code Folding (Ruby) Code Folding (ERB/RHTML) Bracket matching (move cursor) Bracket highlighting Keyword..end matching (move cursor) Block comment/uncomment Multi-level undo/redo Tabbed (multi-file) editing Split-window editing Auto Indent/outdent Smart Indenting Auto end-completion (e.g. auto add â€˜endâ€™ after â€˜defâ€™) Code Reformatting Project Management in the Solution Explorer Open command prompt in selected directory Dockable IRB Console Run in integrated interactive console Comprehensive PDF User Guide/Manual Integrated Help All-in-one Installer Color schemes/customization Supports Ruby 1.8.6 and 1.8.7, Rails 1, Rails 2.1 Download page: http://www.sapphiresteel.com/Ruby-In-Steel-New-Free-Edition best wishes Huw Collingbourne SapphireSteel Software Ruby and Rails In Visual Studio http://www.sapphiresteel.com
on 2008-10-06 12:23
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