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Episode #64 - April 2, 2010

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April Fools Day, Rails 3 Routes, Bot-Away, JSAwk & Resty, torturing github stats, and more in this edition of Ruby 5.

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  • New Relic RPM
  • April Fools Filter
  • Routes Bundle
  • Rails 3 Routes
  • Express
  • Bot-Away
  • resty & jsawk
  • GemWhoIs
  • Graphing GitHub
  • Required
  • Ruby5

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Almost too small to mention, but at the same time a great little tweak to rubygems that could become necessity, John Nunemaker has release GemWhoIs. It gives you a whois command on rubygems that tells you some basic stats about the gem you are asking about, because "gem names are like domains in the 90's"

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