Forum: Ruby on Rails ANNOUNCE: Hobo 0.4 - The web app builder for Rails

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Tom L. (Guest)
on 2006-12-31 01:38
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Hi All,

Just letting you all know that I've just made the first release of Hobo
(version 0.4, MIT license)

    --- Learn more, see the 10 minute screencast
    --- and get Hobo at

What is Hobo?

  * Hobo extends Rails is a number of ways, to let you build full
    blown web applications very quickly and easily.

  * Hobo lets you add dynamic Ajax interfaces to your application
    with no extra programming.

  * Hobo gives your application switchable themes, so you can
    have an elegant design right out of the box.

Hobo Features:

  * DRYML, an extension to ERB with user-defined tags

  * A generic controller that eliminates a great deal of your
    controller code

  * A declarative permission system for Active Record

  * Much more

Who is it for?

  * Hobo can speed up the creation of rich, complex web
    applications as well as simple internal apps and rapid

  * Hobo is a great way for newcomers to Ruby on Rails to learn
    and practice agile, iterative application development.


  - Tom L.
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