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Episode #148 - February 8, 2011

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The JRuby book, rubygems 1.5, and Gem Testers, as well as Mongoid Geo, view testing abstraction, and Jekyll and Hyde are on this episode of Ruby5.

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Josiah Kiehl put together an article on the Engine Yard blog last week to introduce Gem Testers. It's a system that follows Perl's CPAN lead, and lets the gem users report exactly how stable and/or well support a particular library may be. It crowdsources end users to test library code against their system and report back the results.

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