[prog] Basic Ruby question - creating apps without shell access

Laurel Fan laurel.fan at gmail.com
Fri Apr 7 04:43:45 EST 2006

On 4/6/06, April <april at farstrider.org> wrote:
> My webhost does not give me shell access.  I would like to create a new
> ruby on rails web app.  All of my tutorials say to type "rails
> appname"... My webhost says they have ruby on rails on the server... but
> how do I use it?

The rails command just sets up the directory structure and some files
to use.  You can set up the files on your own machine (using the rails
command), and then upload it to where it needs to be.

Laurel Fan

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