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Database support

Tina Ma
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Joined: Nov 29, 2007
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Can I use any database other than MySQL for a Rails project? Do you have anything in the book which covers the database connectivity?

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Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
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Yes. Try ruby on rails postgresql. Or the database of your choice.

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Marc Peabody
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Joined: Feb 05, 2003
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Rails supports many, many different DBs!

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