Good resources on learning Ruby?
I'm mainly a .net programmer and I'd like to get a good over view of Ruby. Does anyone have any books or sites that they would like to recommend?
Is a good place to start.
Why's (Poignant) Guide to Ruby is a great introduction that manages to be quite entertaining at the same time:
I used "Why's (Poignant) Guide to Ruby" when I wasn't even sure if I wanted to learn Ruby. He won me over pretty quickly. Then I used a number of books, one of which was:
Beginning Ruby which was a great starter text.
If you plan on looking into Rails, you may also be interested in:
Ruby on Rails for Microsoft Developers
Rails for .net developers