I’m a RoR noob (and pretty much a progrmming noob) who has been
working since 7am to get a development platform set up on win 7 so
that I can follow the lynda.com “ruby on rails essential training”
tutorials. It has been a pretty cruel process, and still incomplete.
I wish to pick your collective brains about a decent development
environment. I have a linux box that I can hook up, plus one extra
monitor I’m not using.
Would I be wise to set up the linux box for RoR education, and somehow
figure out how to get that second monitor working to enhance my
Many thanks for your advice. I’m flat-out beat (and I suspect you’ve
all been there…)!