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Practicing Ruby - The Double Dispatch Dance:

Eric Wong 's Posts ( feed ) USP: Unix processes and their attributes Today Eric presents various bits of information that the kernel manages for a process. 2011-11-11 22:37 (View Comments ) USP: IO#dup and the dup(2) system call Eric explains duplicating file descriptors. 2011-10-19 04:59 (View Comments ) USP: Unix time and the Ruby Time class Eric explains Unix time concepts and how time related functionality is accessed from Ruby. 2011-09-24 02:28 (View Comments ) USP: An introduction to the Unix pipe We learn what pipes are and how they are realized in a Unix kernel. 2011-09-23 00:35 (View Comments ) USP: Directories on the filesystem This article explains how hierarchical filesystems are organized and what utilities Ruby provides for access to directories and directory entries. 2011-09-23 00:21 (View Comments ) USP: Regular files and metadata This article presents the ...

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