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Ae16cb4f6d78e485b04ce1e821592ae5?d=identicon&s=25 Martin DeMello (Guest)
on 2007-03-23 14:29
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Sadly, the previous thread didn't mention any of the genuinely free
ruby ebooks (other than the pickaxe, of course). Here's a couple, for

Add any more you know about - I'll collect the list and submit it to

6d3c187a8b3ef53b08e3e7e8572c4fea?d=identicon&s=25 Jeremy McAnally (Guest)
on 2007-03-23 14:43
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Mine's free if anyone is interested:


On 3/23/07, Martin DeMello <> wrote:
> martin


My free Ruby e-book:

My blogs:
9d4960f8319664f0f7896230eebace73?d=identicon&s=25 Glen Holcomb (Guest)
on 2007-03-23 18:07
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The only link that works is the one to buy the printed version of your

On 3/23/07, Jeremy McAnally <> wrote:
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"Hey brother christian with your high and mighty errand, Your actions
so loud, I can't hear a word you're saying."

-Greg Graffin (Bad Religion)
3d4490d422bd40a4c5f460a0ddc73dc3?d=identicon&s=25 Demetrius Gallitzin (Guest)
on 2007-03-23 22:14
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This book is free.

Free Study Notes on Ruby by Satish Talim (116 pgs.  Updated 9th Feb.

Summary wishlist for ruby books:

* practical workflow described for a ruby programming environment
(including debugging tools)  ie.  what tools to use and how?   Please
don't give us the stdin piped example.  ^D
* A bit more on glade for cross platform development and independent UI
3d4490d422bd40a4c5f460a0ddc73dc3?d=identicon&s=25 Demetrius Gallitzin (Guest)
on 2007-03-24 18:44
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Chapter 2: GUI Toolkits for Ruby

This is a long but good free sample chapter from the _Ruby Developer's

The section on "Using the Glade GUI Builder" is nice to see.  I think
glade or glade-type tools can have a bit impact by keeping the GUI and
your application as interchangeable parts.  It is also multi-platform.

Author: Michael Neumann
ISBN: 1928994644
January 18, 2002
New Price: $29.95  (The free sample chapter is a mini-book on GUI
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