I highly recommend people to switch to RubyNetBeans (the Netbeans support in Ruby) for people who prefer an IDE-heavy approach to development. I still use Textmate, but the integrated webserver support, shell script automation, and esp. the new debugger (which is still slow), is really useful.

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  1. Hmm interesting, will do.

  2. For fast debugging, be sure to follow the instructions at (which will require native Ruby as opposed to the bundled JRuby)

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