On 21 Jan 2006, at 17:42, John Kodis wrote:
I’ve developed a Rails application that I’d like to make generally
available, but I’m not sure how to go about this, or even what tools
are most appropriate. Is this something that the Rails framework
provides, or is it a job for Rake? for Rubygems? for Tar2rubyscript or
Are you just distributing an open source application, or is this a
commercial application where you don’t want customers to have access
to source code?
If it’s the former, just tar.gz or .zip it up and distribute. If it’s
the latter, you have a fair few hoops to jump through, and I’m not
convinced you can 100% protect yourself from somebody looking at your
A pointer to a “Distributing your Rails Application” would be ideal.
Google suggests: http://www.erikveen.dds.nl/
Looks perfect for what you want.