Announcing ‘OpenlySociable Micro’ – an OpenSocial Widget Ruby Microframework
Here is an example of an OpenlySociable Micro app, which implements the ‘Friend List’ app from the OpenSocial documentation site:
- Install the gem as described below
- Read through the Camping mini-app
- Look through the examples found here
- Write your first widget!
OpenlySociable Micro can be found here:
You can also install the gem by downloading it and running:
gem install openly_sociable_micro-0.0.1.gem
in your download path.
Plans to integrate OpenlySociable Micro into Rubyforge are underway. For now there is a trac setup here here .What is it?:
‘OpenlySociable Micro’ is a clean, simple and concise way of writing OpenSocial widgets. It uses the Camping microframework and Mongrel to allow developers to write self-contained widgets for OpenSocial-enabled websites with none of the overhead of a full-blown Rails application.