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Henry Wong

Joined: Sep 28, 2004
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This week, we're delighted to have Paolo Perrotta helping to answer questions about the new book Metaprogramming Ruby.

The promotion starts Tuesday, March 30th 2010 and will end on Friday, April 2nd 2010.

We'll be selecting four random posters in this forum to win a free copy of the book provided by the publisher, Pragmatic Bookshelf.

Please see the Book Promotion page to ensure your best chances at winning!

Posts in this welcome thread are not eligible for the drawing.

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Katrina Owen

Joined: Nov 03, 2006
Posts: 1367

I'm looking forward to the discussions.
Paolo Perrotta

Joined: Mar 27, 2010
Posts: 27
Hello, ranchers! Last time I visited, this was just JavaRanch, period. Nice to see the place renovated and expanded.

Paolo Perrotta, Europe
Author of Metaprogramming Ruby
Hussein Baghdadi
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Joined: Nov 08, 2003
Posts: 3479

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Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
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Welcome Paolo!

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Raghavan Muthu
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Joined: Apr 20, 2006
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Welcome Paolo for the Book Promo

Everything has got its own deadline including one's EGO!
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Felipe Nisrallah Saab

Joined: Apr 01, 2010
Posts: 8
Hey Paolo, be welcome!!

Let's see who will win the books... ^^
Mamadou Touré
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Joined: Dec 27, 2007
Posts: 189
Welcome Paolo Perrotta

I hope I will be the lucky winner. I've just started to learn ruby (I'm a RoRholic)

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