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Beginning Ruby, 3rd Edition

Beginning Ruby, 3rd Edition

by Peter Cooper
476 Pages · 2016 · 14.1 MB · 1,068 Downloads · New!
" You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. ” ― Wayne Gretzky
Application Testing with Capybara
by Matthew Robbins
104 Pages · 2013 · 3.3 MB · 1,222 Downloads · New!
Everybody understands why implementing automated tests is important but at the same time developing them can be costly and time consuming, and tests can be also be fragile and prone to false positives. By using Capybara, you can develop robust tests quickly and run them in multiple drivers ensuring greater re-use; Capybara’s API also extends the human readable style made popular by frameworks such as Cucumber and RSpec.
Aptana RadRails: An IDE for Rails Development
by Javier Ramirez
248 Pages · 2008 · 4.77 MB · 1,383 Downloads · New!
Aptana RadRails is an Integrated Development Environment for Ruby on Rails projects. Built on top of the well-known Eclipse platform, RadRails provides all the tools you need to create a whole Rails application from a single interface, allowing you to focus on the creative part of the development as your IDE takes care of the mechanics. This book is for Ruby on Rails developers who want to make the most of the framework by using an Integrated Development Environment. Even though the book explains everything you need to follow the contents, the focus is on how to use the tool and not on the Rails framework itself, so previous working knowledge of Rails is highly advisable. Previous knowledge of Eclipse is not necessary.
Beginning Ruby, 2nd Edition
by Peter Cooper
658 Pages · 2009 · 13.73 MB · 4,356 Downloads · New!
Based on the bestselling first edition, Beginning Ruby: From Novice to Professional, Second Edition is the leading guide for every type of reader who wants to learn Ruby from the ground up.
Best of Ruby Quiz
by James Edward Gray II
304 Pages · 2006 · 1.6 MB · 2,020 Downloads · New!
Sharpen your Ruby programming skills with twenty-five challenging problems from Ruby Quiz. Read the problems, work out a solution, and compare your solution with others. This book is a collection of highlights from the first year of Ruby Quiz challenges. Inside, you will find expanded content, all new solutions, and more in depth discussions of Ruby Quiz problems and solutions. This is the book for anyone who really wants to improve their Ruby skills.
Build Awesome Command-Line Applications in Ruby
by David B. Copeland
224 Pages · 2012 · 3.4 MB · 2,885 Downloads · New!
As Ruby pro David Copeland explains, writing a command-line application that is self-documenting, robust, adaptable and forever useful is easier than you might think. Ruby is particularly suited to this task, since it combines high-level abstractions with “close to the metal” system interaction wrapped up in a concise, readable syntax. Moreover, Ruby has the support of a rich ecosystem of open-source tools and libraries.
Build Awesome Command-Line Applications in Ruby 2
by David B. Copeland
224 Pages · 2013 · 4 MB · 4,813 Downloads · New!
Speak directly to your system. With its simple commands, flags, and parameters, a well-formed command-line application is the quickest way to automate a backup, a build, or a deployment and simplify your life. With this book, you’ll learn specific ways to write command-line applications that are easy to use, deploy, and maintain, using a set of clear best practices and the Ruby programming language. This book is designed to make any programmer or system administrator more productive in their job. Now updated for Ruby 2.