Newbies here need help

hi guys!

i just tried ruby today and follow the examples in Rolling w/ Ruby on
Rails by Mr. Hibbs on
how to edit MyTest Controller and i got an error..

Please help me..

Thanks and more power to us!!!

You’ll need to post details if you want some help.

Curt

ok this is what happened: I successfully install ruby and gem
according to your instruction in "Rolling w/ Ruby on Rails book in
http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/onlamp/2005/01/20/rails.html?page=2,

i create:
ruby script\generate controller Mytest

which opens SciTE editor and i type:

class MyTestController < applicationcontroller
   def index
        render_text "Hello Leonardo Asunan"
   end
end

i run my browser on http://127.0.0.1:3000/MyTest and i got:

Routing Error
Recognition failed for "/MyTest/"

Whats wrong with my code? help me please..

thanks idol..

ok this is what happened: I successfully install ruby and gem
according to your instruction in "Rolling w/ Ruby on Rails book in
http://www.onlamp.com/pub/a/onlamp/2005/01/20/rails.html?page=2
,

i create:
ruby script\generate controller Mytest

which opens SciTE editor and i type:

class MyTestController < applicationcontroller
def index
render_text “Hello Leonardo Asunan”

end
end

render_text should be

render :text => “Hello Leonardo Asunan”

i run my browser on http://127.0.0.1:3000/MyTest
and i got:

Point it at http://127.0.0.1:3000/my_test

Your routes do not use the camel cased name for controllers. You need to use underscores_between_words

class MyBigBoxOfGoodiesTestController

will map to

my_big_box_of_goodies_test

in a url