Topic: New to ROR

Hi, I am new to Ruby on rails. I have some tutorials to start with. What is the basic requirement to learn Ruby on Rails. I dont have any knowledge of Ruby language. I just know C, C++ and HTML. Do I have to learn Ruby language first before learning Ruby on Rails? Do I have to learn MYSQL too? Your response would be highly appreciated.

Re: New to ROR

Some  basic understanding of Ruby is good if you want to work with Rails. Get started with

You could do fine without knowing MySQL, but some understanding of how databases work is really helpful. The best way to learn is to use the screencasts on Ruby on Rails development. You have two screencasts for beginners at, and then a lot of short ones at

David Svensson
Rails developer at Standout solutions, Vaxjo, Sweden

Re: New to ROR

Thank you David