I just tried the XML and HTML Files link and the book downloaded with no problem. Just try it again.
Michael B. Babbitt, MA
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Ravindran Vikram)
To: email@example.com (ruby-talk ML)
Subject: Downloadable version of “Programming Ruby”?
Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2002 20:47:43 +0900
Received: from zip.local.thomases.com (pragdave210.august.net [220.127.116.11])by helium.ruby-lang.org (Postfix) with ESMTP id 4CBBC14FAfor ; Wed, 17 Jul 2002 20:47:41 +0900 (JST)>Received: from localhost.localdomain (dave@localhost [127.0.0.1])by zip.local.thomases.com (8.11.2/8.11.2) with ESMTP id g6HBlet16291for ; Wed, 17 Jul 2002 06:47:40 -0500>Received: from Usenet via a Usenet to mail gateway located at pragprog.com. This service provided as a courtesy to the ruby-talk mailing list. If this message is SPAM, its ultimate origin is Usenet, not this gateway program. All subscribers to the ruby-talk mailing list agree to receive the Usenet postings made to comp.lang.ruby via this gateway. Please see http://www.ruby-lang.org/ruby-talk-usenet-policy.html.>Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2002 11:25:48 GMT>Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org (news)>Message-Id: >X-ML-Name: ruby-talk>X-Mail-Count: 44712>X-MLServer: fml [fml 3.0pl#17]; post only (anyone can post)>X-ML-Info: If you have a question,please contact email@example.com;>Newsgroups: comp.lang.ruby>Path: news5.aus1.giganews.com!firehose2!nntp3.aus1.giganews.com!nntp2.aus1.giganews.com!nntp.giganews.com!news.maxwell.syr.edu!newsfeed1.cidera.com!Cidera!torn!utnut!news.ecf!ravindr>Organization: University of Toronto, Engineering Computing Facility>X-Nntp-Posting-Host: skule.ecf>X-From-Usenet: see Received: header above.>X-rubymirror: yes>Precedence: bulk>Lines: 13>Return-Path: firstname.lastname@example.org>X-OriginalArrivalTime: 17 Jul 2002 11:48:08.0647 (UTC) FILETIME=[D1FA4570:01C22D87]>>Hello,>>I was wondering where I could find a downloadable version of the book>“Programming Ruby.” The links to the downloadable versions at the page>http://www.pragmaticprogrammer.com/ruby/downloads/book.html seem to>be broken. Is this due to some accident, or have the links been broken>intentionally, perhaps to encourage people to buy the book (which is>completely understandable, as it’s obvious that a lot of work went into>creating it.) Any information on this matter would be appreciated.>>Thanks,>Vikram Ravindran
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