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Ruby Build a Simple Ruby on Rails Application Getting Started with Rails Create a Variable: Part 1

Oscar Gonzalez
Oscar Gonzalez
8,374 Points

We can't find the variable 'name'?

It is telling me that "We can't find the variable 'name'". However, I am doing exactly what they are telling me to do on the video...

name = "oscar"

Hayden Taylor
Hayden Taylor
5,076 Points

its something wrong with treehouse i am pretty sure.

1 Answer

Marie Veverka
Marie Veverka
12,117 Points

Hi Oscar,

I had the same issue and I think Treehouse is working on the problem - check out this thread on the topic: https://teamtreehouse.com/forum/ruby-objectives-not-working-please-help