Hi there,

It'd be great if someone can forward me this entire thread to see all the
replies. I'm also a complete newbie and  looking for somewhere to start.

-Dani

On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 8:12 PM, Nelvin <nspryspartan / gmail.com> wrote:

> I really enjoy this mailing list you can really learn a lot, I didn't kno=
w
> about that book. Thanks Carlos Agarie. I'll be looking into that.
>
>
> On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 6:18 PM, Carlos Agarie <carlos.agarie / gmail.com>w=
rote:
>
>> Hey Carlos (same name as me :),
>>
>> Sublime Text 2 should be pretty easy for you to learn. Google it and try
>> for some time.
>>
>> Also, I recommend learning a bit more about how to use Terminal (nothing
>> fancy, just the basic commands), there should be plenty of tutorials on =
the
>> Internet.
>>
>> And buy a good book on Ruby - I recommend Eloquent Ruby. It might sound
>> strange, because there's so many stuff on the net, but a well-written bo=
ok
>> can help you learn lots of stuff in a good order with minimal pain.
>>
>> Good luck!
>>
>> -----
>> Carlos Agarie
>> Control engineering student
>> Polytechnic School
>> University of S=E3o Paulo
>>
>>
>>
>> 2012/11/10 Nelvin <nspryspartan / gmail.com>
>>
>>> True. Why not try Gedit or maybe sublime text 2? Just a suggestion.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 4:59 PM, Eric Christopherson <
>>> echristopherson / gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 3:32 PM, 7stud -- <lists / ruby-forum.com> wrote=
:
>>>> > Your mac already comes with a computer programming text editor--it's
>>>> > called vim.  To learn how to use it, open up Terminal and type:
>>>> >
>>>> > $ vimtutor
>>>> >
>>>> > You can also search 'vim' to learn how to configure it any way you
>>>> want.
>>>> > Once you get the basics down, download macvim to get even more
>>>> features.
>>>>
>>>> Let's not distract a newbie with a funky editor. I love Vim, but it's
>>>> too much to learn when you're also learning programming for the first
>>>> time.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
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