ChapterÂ 10.Â Real-World Applications: Rails in the real world
Youâve learned a lot about Ruby on Rails.
But to apply your knowledge to the real world, there are a number of things you need to think about. How do you connect your application to another database? How do you test Rails apps? How do you make the most out the Rails and the Ruby language? And where do you find out the latest on whatâs happening with Rails? Keep reading, and weâll put you on the inside track that will take your development skills to the next level.
All of the techniques youâve learned so far ARE useful... but thereâs more to learn.
Yes, itâs true. Things out in the world donât always go the way they should. Not only that, but Rails is a pretty big framework. Thereâs more than this book, or any other book less than a few zillion pages, could ever hope to cover.
But thereâs no reason to assume youâre not prepared! Skim through these last few pages to see what you know, and even pick up a few more tips on things you donât.