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Episode #120 - October 15th, 2010

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Clap, Guard, Transactional Factories, Write Excel, Message Block, Ruote, and using Graphviz for fun and profit in the October 15th edition of Ruby5, with your hosts Dave Bock and Russ Olsen.

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  • NewRelic RPM
  • CLAP
  • Guard
  • Transactional Factories
  • Write Excel
  • Message Block
  • Ruote
  • Graphviz
  • Ruby5

Transactional Factories Jump to Story

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