changing application.rb to application_controller.rb

I submitted a patch that changes application.rb to
application_controller.rb. The patch fixes the problem where a
controller referenced before 'require "application"' will cause an

The patch causes no new test failures and I've also manually tested it
by creating a sample application and running it, running script/
console and running script/performance/request.


+1 for the idea if backwards compatibility is preserved

This has been thrown around before (proof:



Excerpts from Tammer Saleh's message of Thu Dec 20 13:51:00 +0100 2007: