Here’s the rails new command I ran to start our last project:
The list of things installed by default is insane. A rich text editor? I can understand that with Wordpress, but it’s very strange to assume every rails app needs a rich text editor. Or needs to receive email. Or send email. Or wants to use turbolinks. Etc, etc.
I know Rails is meant to be batteries included (omakase ) but it seems like it could benefit from a weight loss plan, or at least more pared down defaults. Then, maybe add a way to quickly add action-text, if and when desired, for example.