Have you ever wanted a WYSIWYG-style toolbar that generates Textile markup? textile_toolbar is a Rails plugin that does just that. Extracted from a recent Terralien project, it’s a great way get your users used to the power and simplicity of Textile without frightening them away with long markup guides. Check out the announcement on the Terralien blog for more information.
To install from the command line:
script/plugin install git://github.com/pelargir/textile_toolbar.git
Update: A live example of a Textile-enabled text area can now be found here.