Yukihiro ' Matz' Matsumoto : ( Ruby's Dad)
Sharon Schmidt : When life hands me lemons I throw them on the floor.
Austin Bales : Designing Do (@ DoWorkTogether). . alum. of @ odopod.
Ryan Smith : ♠ ace hacker. heroku engineer.
…they'd be very useful, especially given the sort of monkey-patching I've seen in the wild. But the current implementation overreaches; it provides several features of questionable value, while simultaneously making both performance and understandability harder to achieve. Hopefully we'll be able to work with Matz and ruby-core to come up with a more reasonable, limited version of refinements...or else convince them not to include refinements in Ruby 2.0.
…coupled with Matz's vision for the direction of the MRI ( Matz's ), were the most talked about topics at the event. Many sessions gave love to JRuby and Rubinus for addressing these enterprise problems. (And everyone gave love to Matz and his team.) While Rubinus is a fantastic project that should appeal to any , it seems clear that will become the standard for Ruby in the enterprise.
talks about the status of concurrency in Ruby and Matz's opinions in a Q+A session at . Reinforcing the status quo, Matz said: 'Using multiple processes is the best way to do concurrency in MRI for the near future.'
rspec-rails and 2.0: What You Need to Know
of the core team talks about the new Capybara 2.0 release and what you need to be aware of when using it with RSpec and .
The Government of Fukuoka, Japan together with the creator of Ruby, " Matz" Matsumoto would like to invite you to enter the following Ruby competitions. If you have developed an interesting Ruby program, please be encouraged to apply.
Entry Deadline: 5PM, November 15, 2012 ( Japan Time, GMT+9)
Final Deadline: 5PM, November 30, 2012 ( Japan Time, GMT+9) * Entry…
The Government of Fukuoka, Japan, together with " Matz" Matsumoto, would like to invite you to enter the 2013 Fukuoka Ruby Competition. If you have developed Ruby programs within the past 12 months, this is the competition you've been waiting for. This year, in addition to the Grand Prize, we will also have special awards sponsored by Engine Yard and Salesforce.com. Details are below.
2013 Fukuoka Ruby Award Competition
Reinventing of Future: Matz's RubyConf Keynote Slides
No technical content as such but Matz celebrates the reinventing of wheels and confesses his love for. Worth a quick swipe through for the sentiments.
Game and Ruby
Another slide-deck from, this time sharing some options and opinions on game development in Ruby.
If you missed RubyConf, here are some handy notes for the talks …
…committed to the Yukihiro " Matz" Matsumoto , Koichi Sasada and Nobuyoshi Nakada on MRI Ruby. We have been very pleased with Ruby Core's progress, and look forward to the full release. You can take an in-depth look at the new Ruby 2.0 features available. But don't just read about it, try it out on today:project by sponsoring the work of
Get Ruby 2.0 Running on Heroku
Start by making athat specifies …
However, there's a number of warnings we get from the suite that are nonfatal and unmaskable. I thought I'd show them to you and tell their stories.
1.9 mode only supports the ` ` engine; ignoring `syck`
When we started implementing …
Third, I agree with " Matz Is Nice So We Are Nice," but where I can't hold to that, I will simply be silent.
This is partly due to the lunatic reaction I encountered from the Ruby community several years ago, when I said that somebody was a werewolf, and should therefore be killed. Even as recently as a month ago, people in the Ruby community were interpreting my recommendation of execution literally, while completely ignoring my claim that the individual in question was a …