Forum: Ruby Ruby-based intro programming course?

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4f1f508a308ee5f4845570239f697439?d=identicon&s=25 Tom Payne (Guest)
on 2007-05-05 13:00
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I'm considering switching from C++ to Ruby in our CS1 course.  Does
anyone know of places this has been tried?  Is it working?
77f10b060029122b3c6ad0d5ccba9b28?d=identicon&s=25 Satish Talim (indianguru)
on 2007-05-05 15:16
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On 5/5/07, Tom Payne <thp@orpheus.cs.ucr.edu> wrote:
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> I'm considering switching from C++ to Ruby in our CS1 course.  Does
> anyone know of places this has been tried?  Is it working?
>
> Pat Eyler's old post could get you started. See here -
http://www.oreillynet.com/ruby/blog/2006/02/ruby_a...
703fbc991fd63e0e1db54dca9ea31b53?d=identicon&s=25 Robert Dober (Guest)
on 2007-09-25 23:04
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On 5/5/07, John Joyce <dangerwillrobinsondanger@gmail.com> wrote:
> It's kind of new and a bit confusing at times due to art.
Really, we are just in 0.4, I think it has great value.
Why is a hack of a hecker, or something like that ;)

Cheers
Robert
1c0cd550766a3ee3e4a9c495926e4603?d=identicon&s=25 John Joyce (Guest)
on 2007-09-25 23:04
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On May 6, 2007, at 1:28 AM, Robert Dober wrote:

> Sorry if this OT but following some of the links given in this thread
> I just discovered this.
>
> http://hacketyhack.net/
>
> Amazing that I have not read about this before here!

It's kind of new and a bit confusing at times due to art.
703fbc991fd63e0e1db54dca9ea31b53?d=identicon&s=25 Robert Dober (Guest)
on 2007-09-25 23:05
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Sorry if this OT but following some of the links given in this thread
I just discovered this.

http://hacketyhack.net/

Amazing that I have not read about this before here!

Cheers
Robert
A87f7a014c624587fab0d3d78c5b9c18?d=identicon&s=25 Bil Kleb (Guest)
on 2007-09-25 23:08
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Hi,

Tom Payne wrote:
> I'm considering switching from C++ to Ruby in our CS1 course.  Does
> anyone know of places this has been tried?  Is it working?

FWIW, some background material:

  http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/...

Regards,
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