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Joined: Dec 27, 2007
Apr 24, 2010 14:21:23
I want to buy a new laptop windows 7 a core i7 quade core for ROR development, but I'm wondering if the 64bits is not incompatible with ROR ?? Will I have trouble with that ?
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Joined: Jul 13, 2001
Apr 26, 2010 21:50:14
I once tried it. Ruby 32 bit installer does work on 64bit Windows 7. (it was core i5 processor if you wonder).
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Joined: Feb 05, 2003
May 18, 2010 09:34:52
If you are buying a laptop specifically for RoR development, I highly recommend getting a Mac. 90+% of Ruby developers I know are on Mac because it's easier.
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Joined: Apr 27, 2010
Feb 10, 2011 10:51:13
Found info about using
Jedit on windows
Most people will say you don't need IDE.
But, editing multiple files(routes.db,controller,etc) requires something good.
Besides, it helps with syntax errors.
I agree. Here's the link:
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