I have recently started learning RoR. I think it’s fantastic. I am
absolutely blown away.
OK, this is to prepare you to my idiotic question. Hopefully, I won’t
I am designing a simple application, where users can register, and:
- Publish a photo album
- Publish a simple blog with comments
- Determine their list of friends and foes
The application will obviously have a front end and a backend.
The front end will give people a chance to search, and “find” members
The back end will allow people to manage their profiles and add blog
Now: I like the idea of urls like this:
- “user” is the controller
- “merc” is the user id
- “blog” is the action (in this case, show the blog)
The backend could be:
Where everything is as above, a part from the fact that “backend” is
This does mean that each controller will have quite a few actions.
I guess my question is: how do you decide what a “controller” is and
does? How should I divide the application amongst several controllers?
Well… I hope I didn’t embarrass myself too much.
Thanks a lot and bye!