JumpBox for Ruby on Rails is your accelerated path to Ruby on Rails deployment.
Ruby on Rails is a framework that allows a Web developer to rapidly design Web applications which are capable of leveraging database back-ends with minimal effort. Written in Ruby, Rails prefers convention and simple patterns to facilitate rapid development rather than relying on a myriad of complex and intermingling configurations files. The result is a Web framework that allows you to transition from idea to implementation in a fraction of the time it might have required with other Web frameworks.
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- Many upstream updates from Ubuntu.
- The kernel is now updated to the backported Natty kernel to resolve the ESX 4.1 issues some users were still experiencing.
- Mac OS X 10.5 or later
- Virtualization software. Any of:
- VMWare Fusion
- Xen Open Source
- For easiest use: a network that assigns dynamic IP addresses. (Most do)
- 3 GB Free disk space