'why ruby?' presentations


#1

i know they crop up from time to time on the list… if anyone out
there has
or knows of any good ones i’d like to browse them. we’re pushing ruby
and the
de-facto language behind a huge project so we’ll need all the ammo we
can
find.

cheers.

-a


#2

removed_email_address@domain.invalid wrote:

i know they crop up from time to time on the list… if anyone out
there has
or knows of any good ones i’d like to browse them. we’re pushing ruby
and the
de-facto language behind a huge project so we’ll need all the ammo we can
find.

Can you tell us a little about the project?


#3

On Thu, 23 Feb 2006, Joel VanderWerf wrote:

removed_email_address@domain.invalid wrote:

i know they crop up from time to time on the list… if anyone out
there has
or knows of any good ones i’d like to browse them. we’re pushing ruby
and the
de-facto language behind a huge project so we’ll need all the ammo we can
find.

Can you tell us a little about the project?

http://www.osd.noaa.gov/class/

i sit across from, and am advising, the guy whos in charge of
identifying
promising technologies for the project. there group just started using
ruby
queue and dirwatch in a near-real-time system - good advertising :wink:

-a


#4

removed_email_address@domain.invalid wrote:

i know they crop up from time to time on the list… if anyone out
there has
or knows of any good ones i’d like to browse them. we’re pushing ruby
and the
de-facto language behind a huge project so we’ll need all the ammo we can
find.

Have you looked at
http://www.ruby-doc.org/whyruby


James B.

http://www.ruby-doc.org - Ruby Help & Documentation
http://www.artima.com/rubycs/ - The Journal By & For Rubyists
http://www.rubystuff.com - The Ruby Store for Ruby Stuff
http://refreshingcities.org - Design, technology, usability


#5

On Thu, 23 Feb 2006, James B. wrote:

http://www.ruby-doc.org/whyruby
i hadn’t - thanks!

-a