Mark Bennett wrote:

> Does anyone else think it would be useful to have a short (~50 page
> max) Ruby introduction, focused on showing someone with a programming
> background how to do all the normal OO tasks?
> 

Certainly! I have been looking for such an introduction when I first tried
Ruby and I really missed it...
A small introduction of the different concepts (that differ from other
languages) is very usefull, that's the one reference I look at when tasting
new programming languages.
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