Ruby Developers Guide

Ruby Developers Guide

1st Edition - February 6, 2002

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  • Author: Syngress
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080480763

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An expert guide to Ruby, a popular new Object-Oriented Programming LanguageRuby is quickly becoming a favourite among developers who need a simple, straight forward, portable programming language. Ruby is ideal for quick and easy object-oriented programming such as processing text files or performing system management. Having been compared with other programming languages such as Perl, Python, PCL, Java, Eiffel, and C++; Ruby is popular because of its straight forward syntax and transparent semantics.Using step-by-step examples and real world applications, the Ruby Developer's Guide is designed for programmers and developer's looking to embrace the object-oriented features and functionality of this robust programming language. Readers will learn how to develop, implement, organize and deploy applications using Ruby.

Key Features

  • Ruby is currently experiencing a rapid rise in popularity in the object-oriented programming community
  • Readers receive up-to-the minute links, white papers, and analysis for two years at
  • Comes with a wallet-sized CD containing a printable HTML version of the book, all of the source code examples and demos of popular Ruby third-party programming tools and applications

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Booting Ruby
    Chapter 2: GUI Toolkits
    Chapter 3: Databases and Data-Storages
    Chapter 4: XML and Ruby
    Chapter 5: Concurrent and Distributed Ruby
    Chapter 6: World Wide Web and Networking Applications
    Chapter 7: Libraries and Tools
    Chapter 8: Specifications and Testing
    Chapter 9: Profiling and Performance Tuning
    Chapter 10: Ruby Best Practice Patterns
    Chapter 11: Parsers and Code Generators
    Chapter 12: Ruby Internals
    Chapter 13: Extending and Embedding Ruby
    Chapter 14: Ruby Solutions Fast Track

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  • No. of pages: 520
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Syngress 2002
  • Published: February 6, 2002
  • Imprint: Syngress
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080480763

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