Ruby

Intro to programming

Gant Laborde, co-founder Iconoclast Labs, LLC

gant@iconoclastlabs.com

Know Ruby

Ruby is a Programming Language

Made in Japan with productivity and happiness in mind

Matz

You mean Ruby on Rails?

...Right?

Not Always!

Rails is a framework for making excellent web applications.

Ruby can be found in desktop apps, phones, robots, and even other frameworks!


It's GREAT!

TryRuby.org

Try

Ruby on Your Computer

We set up Vagrant

Basic Vagrant Commands


// creates and starts your virtual machine
vagrant up
// connect to your virtual machine
vagrant ssh
// stop your virtual machine
vagrant halt
// destroy your virtual machine (usually not necessary)
vagrant destroy
      

Links and Resources

Read about Common Trip-Ups and Tour Ruby

http://www.sitepoint.com/common-trip-ups-new-rubyists-part/

Enjoy Learning More Ruby with RubyWarrior

https://www.bloc.io/ruby-warrior/

My Code Walkthrough