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The Tools [ID:388] (3/6)

in series: Introduction to Ruby

video tutorial by Lucas Holland, added 10/07

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In this episode we take a look at some of the tools that got installed as part of your Ruby distribution.

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42. Herve Leger Online Wed, 28 Jul 2010 19:25

Thanks's for teaching please keep the good work is great for newbies :)

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Love the videos, they've helped tremendously.

However, I don't know if you are in the business of further instruction, but if so would you please send whatever help you deem worthy to my email?

In this video I don't quite grasp the folder section you showed us. The .rb extension.

I couldn't get anything to happen when I typed it in.

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38. marinir seo jasa seo Sun, 14 Mar 2010 05:40

your tutorial is really helpful. the way explain things and structured things are really great. this would really help ppl learning ruby.

37. Prestiz-SPA – mac kosmetiks Colorful IA24E 539 Fri, 19 Feb 2010 06:41

Working my way through these. Looking forward to what's to come as I read about Ruby's background on Wikipedia.

Trying to eventually determine whether Ruby or Python is better as a database API for large sets of financial data.

Will also hunt around for any robust interpreters that may exist.

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jollygood show!

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33. anonymous Sun, 01 Nov 2009 02:19

Love your videos, keep up the good work

32. anonymous Sun, 25 Oct 2009 16:02

Fantastic the tutorials are a gem

31. anonymous Wed, 21 Oct 2009 15:34

Thanks for these tutorials.

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29. anonymous Tue, 15 Sep 2009 16:59

being a windows vista 64 bit user , i felt left out. i feel there should be windows vista examples along with the osx examples. like "man ruby" did nothing in command prompt. and that shebang header too.

Excellent Job. Thank you very much.

27. anonymous Fri, 28 Aug 2009 22:47

what is irb,rdoc

26. anonymous Wed, 26 Aug 2009 11:18

Thanks, this was helpful

25. anonymous Thu, 06 Aug 2009 00:48

Thank's again for the video! This was great!!

24. anonymous Mon, 27 Jul 2009 09:58

Excellent starter video. Did not cover how to get to the command prompt in Linux (Ubuntu). Although I'm a Linux newbie (i.e. Windows!!!), I figured it out though. Great job.

23. anonymous Thu, 25 Jun 2009 15:37

This is great for a non-programmer like myself.

22. anonymous Tue, 09 Jun 2009 21:05

Awesome videos.


21. anonymous Mon, 20 Apr 2009 08:58

Hi, very helpfull video. Great and thank you very much.

20. anonymous Thu, 16 Apr 2009 20:49

I liked this video.

19. anonymous Fri, 27 Mar 2009 14:26

This doesn't help me because I am not on a mac platform. I couldn't figure out how to do the equivalent things on my windows Vista platform.

18. anonymous Wed, 18 Mar 2009 10:18

Great tutorials, easy to understand and finally I know what object oriented language is... thank you

17. anonymous Tue, 24 Feb 2009 12:56

I did not get how to exit from irb

Great start though

16. anonymous Fri, 28 Nov 2008 17:16

Thank you for your video tutorial, I really apreciate the fact you insisted on Linux part.

15. anonymous Wed, 19 Nov 2008 13:04

Please tell how to call ruby in command prompt for windows because its not the same in Mac. Thanks!

14. anonymous Mon, 20 Oct 2008 09:19

easy to understand and well-chosen pace you exlain ruby *thx* go on :)

Review of The Tools

your effort is very well appreciated and ur explaination is perfect!

please make more of other subjects.


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