Hi,

Tom Payne wrote:
> I'm considering switching from C++ to Ruby in our CS1 course.  Does
> anyone know of places this has been tried?  Is it working?

FWIW, some background material:

  http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-talk/184541

Regards,
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Bil Kleb
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