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> It costs 5 USD to purchase the article, online. It will let Dr. Dobbs
> know that people are interested in Ruby if some people choose to
> purchase.

True, but a hard-copy of the entire issue costs USD 6.  Writing letters to
the editor might be just as effective in expressing interest in Ruby.  Tell
them it motivated you to buy that issue.  (You might also ask what justifies
five bucks for an electronic file.)


James

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> Steven G.
> http://linudent.sourceforge.net/