Eclipse for Rails updates

Posted by Brian in News, Products, Rails (August 27th, 2007)

We’re gearing up to release one more version of Eclipse for Rails. It should be available this week. It will include support for some Rails 2.0 features such as the new scaffold generator, updated templates, and updated templates. Of course, there’ll also be an update to the Eclipse core.

The space for Windows-based IDEs is filling out nicely. The folks behind the NetBeans Ruby IDE really have something they can be proud of and I am considering ceasing further development of the standalone Eclipse For Rails package. What do you think?

We’re sponsoring the Rails Rumble

Posted by Brian in News, Rails (August 27th, 2007)

The Rails Rumble ( is coming up. Flex your development muscles and create an application in 48 hours. Go it alone or get a team of four together to build something incredible. The contest takes place September 8th and 9th, 2007. Registration opens at 12:00 EDT on August 28th, 2007.

We’re giving away a 30GB Ipod choice of an 80GB iPod classic or an 8GB iPod Touch to the person who develops the best app all by themselves.