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Episode #142

January 18, 2011

Safe(r) monkey patching, GeoMagic, custom RSpec2 matchers, Sanitize, Sunspot and Solr, widgets, zero-copy, and even a Hamster are on this episode of Ruby5.


Get immutable Ruby data objects with Hamster

Simon Harris wrote in to let us know about his Hamster project. It adds immutable Hash, Set, List, Stack, Queue, and Vector objects to Ruby which makes those objects thread-safe and sharable. If you're working in a concurrent environment, this may be worth a peek.

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