Not knowing what you know this is what I think.
Ruby, IMHO, is a very versatile language like perl, with a very broad
of application. The Rails frame work, is setup according to a certain
software architecture model, called MVC. And is for software development
(Agile in this case)
MVC -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Model-view-controller
Agile -> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agile_programming
Related to application development it can be very usefull to now about
commercial business processes. Then there’s data(base) modeling
(normalization), which can be a study by itself, etc.
Here’s a usefull link full of articles on Rails:
I’d suggest you dig in to some articles, and see if you feel like you
know more about the previously mentioned terms. You can always take a
before getting back on the rails.
On Saturday 31 December 2005 00:18, Mark D. tried to type something
before I jump into the framework? Or, should it be sufficient for me to
just learn the framework.
Your advice is appreciated.
“Who cares if it doesn’t do anything? It was made with our new
Triple-Iso-Bifurcated-Krypton-Gate-MOS process …”
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