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Cake is a rapid development framework for PHP which uses commonly known design patterns like ActiveRecord, Association Data Mapping, Front Controller and MVC. Our primary goal is to provide a structured framework that enables PHP users at all levels to rapidly develop robust web applications, without any loss to flexibility.
Ruby on Rails
[513 users on Ohloh]
Ruby on Rails is a full-stack MVC framework for database-backed web applications that's optimized for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity. It lets you write beautiful code by favoring convention over configuration.

From the Ajax in the view, to the request and response in the controller, to the domain model wrapping the database, Rails gives you a pure-Ruby development environment. To go live, all you need to add is a database and a web server.

[212 users on Ohloh]
A small fast HTTP server written in (mostly) Ruby that can be used to host web frameworks directly with HTTP rather than FastCGI or SCGI.
[150 users on Ohloh]
Tags: ruby rails deployment
A utility for executing commands in parallel on multiple machines, such as deploying applications to a cluster of boxes.
[36 users on Ohloh]
CruiseControl.rb is a continuous integration tool. Its basic purpose in life is to alert members of a software project when one of them checks something into source control that breaks the build.

CC.rb is easy to install, pleasant to use and simple to hack. It's written in Ruby.

[23 users on Ohloh]
SubSonic is a toolset that helps a website build itself. It brings some of the fun and elegance of Ruby on Rails to ASP.NET.
[22 users on Ohloh]
Spree is a complete commerce solution for Ruby on Rails. It includes a shopping cart, admin interface, inventory model and payment gateway integration via the ActiveMerchant plugin. It was originally called RailsCart.

The Rails commerce space is immature and is lacking serious solutions for developers looking for answers to their complex business needs. Rails is especially problematic because it is a relatively new technology and suffers from “small project mentality.” Mo...

[20 users on Ohloh]
Radiant is a no-fluff, open source content management system designed for small teams.

Radiant features:

* An elegant user interface
* Flexible templating with layouts, snippets, page parts, and a custom tagging language
* A first-class extension/plugin system
* Simple user management and permissions

Akelos PHP Framework
[19 users on Ohloh]
Akelos is a PHP framework for developing database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller pattern. From the Ajax in the view, to the request and response in the controller, to the domain model wrapping the database the Akelos PHP Framework gives you a pure-PHP development environment built upon programming best practices. To go live, all you need to add is a database and a web server.

Who is the Akelos PHP Framework for?

* PHP developers who want to enjoy w...

[16 users on Ohloh]
Tags: cms ruby blog rails ajax publishing
Typo is a blogging engine written in the Ruby programming language, using the Ruby on Rails web application framework. Typo can use any of the various SQL databases supported by the Ruby on Rails framework.
[14 users on Ohloh]
Cherokee is a very fast, flexible and easy to configure Web Server. It supports the widespread technologies nowadays: FastCGI, SCGI, PHP, CGI, TLS and SSL encrypted connections, Virtual hosts, Authentication, on the fly encoding, Load balancing, Apache compatible log files, and much more.

A user friendly interface called cherokee-admin is provided for a no-hassle configuration of the server. Check out the benchmarks and documentation to learn more, and give it a try to squeeze your hardwar...

[11 users on Ohloh]
Scala based web framework, drawing inspiration from Ruby on Rails, ErlyWeb, Seaside and Django.

Lift was for a short while known as Scala on Sails

[10 users on Ohloh]
Tags: bdd rails ruby testing tdd
Shoulda makes it easy to write elegant, understandable, and maintainable tests. Shoulda consists of test macros, assertions, and helpers added on to the Test::Unit framework. It’s fully compatible with your existing tests, and requires no retooling to use.
[9 users on Ohloh]
Tracks is a rich AJAX-y web-based application to help you implement David Allen's Getting Things Done(tm) methodology. It was built using Ruby on Rails, and comes with a built-in webserver (WEBrick), so that you can run it on your own computer if you like. It can be run on any platform on which Ruby can be installed, including Mac OS X, Windows XP and Linux. Tracks is Open Source, free and licensed under the GPL
Instant Rails
[8 users on Ohloh]
Tags: ruby rails
Instant Rails is a one-stop Rails runtime solution containing Ruby, Rails, Apache, and MySQL, all pre-configured and ready to run. No installer, you simply drop it into the directory of your choice and run it. It does not modify your system environment.
[7 users on Ohloh]
RubyCAS-Client is a Ruby client for Yale's Central Authentication Service protocol -- an open source enterprise single sign on system for web applications.
Ruby on Rails TextMate bundle
[6 users on Ohloh]
[5 users on Ohloh]
Tags: rails vim rubyonrails ruby
rails.vim is the one true Vim plugin for syntax highlighing, easy navigation, and script invocation for all your Ruby on Rails applications, transparently and unobtrusively.
[5 users on Ohloh]
This ActiveRecord acts-as mixin provides an easy way for addind tagging capabilities (also known as folksnomy) to your ActiveRecord objects. It allows you to apply tags to your objects as well as search for tagged objects.
[5 users on Ohloh]
Tags: upload rails railsplugin s3
attachment_fu is a plugin by Rick Olson (aka technoweenie ) and is the successor to acts_as_attachment. To get a basic run-through of its capabilities, check out Mike Clark's tutorial.