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Episode #41

January 12, 2010

Phusion Passenger 2.2.9, the RailsBridge Rails 3 BugMash, and the New Relic State of the Stack are all covered in this episode of Ruby5. Also, we touch on RCapture, Q...

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Quantity.rb - Units, Quantities, and Conversions

Ben Lavender has released Quantity.rb, a library which provides simple unit and quantity math and conversions. With it, you can do something like "12.meters * 1.kilogram / 2.seconds**2" and actually get back something useful.

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Episode #40

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