How to use AWS Cloud9 for Ruby on Rails development

January 20, 2020

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Hi, I'm Chris. I'm the creator of GoRails, and Jumpstart. I spend my time creating tutorials and tools to help Ruby on Rails developers build apps better and faster.

About This Episode

Ever wanted an editor and Rails environment you can use anywhere? Cloud9 is the perfect option for this and can run on an EC2 instance in your AWS account.


AWS Cloud9 is an in-browser text editor you can use for Ruby on Rails development. It installs on a server and allows you to login on any device and work on your Rails apps. By using a browser-based text editor, you can edit code in the browser, open terminals, install dependencies, and run the Rails server.

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