The only Ruby code I can really read is mine, because it looks like Pascal
ported to Ruby.
There are many, many features of this language that I don’t use, nor do I
understand them. I think the Pickaxe book is great (and many thanks to
Wayne for giving me a paper copy)… but what is needed is a book or
something that explains the concepts behind the language, as well as the
language, and WHY and HOW you want and need to use them.
My two cents.
From: David Alan Black [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: 19 July 2002 11:48
Subject: Ruby and coding contests (was Re: Selling ruby to my boss)
On Fri, 19 Jul 2002, Giuseppe Bilotta wrote:
I’ve seen some pretty messy looking code in this list. Especially the
one liners that do some crazy task. But all the code I’ve written is
pretty simple. I guess it depends on those who originally code
Is there a Convoluted Ruby Contest like there is for Perl?
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