ANNOUNCE: Hobo 0.4 - The web app builder for Rails

Hi All,

Just letting you all know that I've just made the first release of Hobo (version 0.4, MIT license)

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What is Hobo?

  * Hobo extends Rails is a number of ways, to let you build full     blown web applications very quickly and easily.

  * Hobo lets you add dynamic Ajax interfaces to your application     with no extra programming.

  * Hobo gives your application switchable themes, so you can     have an elegant design right out of the box.

Hobo Features:

  * DRYML, an extension to ERB with user-defined tags

  * A generic controller that eliminates a great deal of your     controller code

  * A declarative permission system for Active Record

  * Much more

Who is it for?

  * Hobo can speed up the creation of rich, complex web     applications as well as simple internal apps and rapid     prototypes.

  * Hobo is a great way for newcomers to Ruby on Rails to learn     and practice agile, iterative application development.


  - Tom Locke