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free-library-on-rails by medwards

Taking the functionality of the Distributed Library Project and moving it to a Rails backend so the code is less fugly

The Distributed Library Project was basically a book-sharing website with some basic library-type functionality. Originally written in PHP, it has since grown old and decrepit and requires considerable sprucing up. In Rails.


brendanlim's sms-fu (soon, and will probably be packaged anyways)


Update your database.yml, and config.yml then run rake db:migrate. You should be good to go!


GNU Affero GPL


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You can download this project in either zip or tar formats.

You can also clone the project with Git by running:

$ git clone git://