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SproutCore Web Application Development by Tyler Keating

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Building your first SproutCore application

Now that we've gone through some of the theory behind SproutCore, let's jump right in to see it in action. Don't be concerned if some of this first application seems like magic, we'll go into much more detail in the later chapters. For now it's good enough to get SproutCore installed and to gain a feel for SproutCore web app development.

Installing SproutCore

SproutCore is made of two parts: the JavaScript framework and the build tools. The JavaScript framework runs in the browser and powers your application, while the build tools provide a development environment and the ability to build your application so that it may be most efficiently deployed.

Note

The build tools are written in Ruby, but you do not ...

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