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cnnrjcbsn · 2017-03-10 · Original thread
I'm just a little over a year out of school myself, so I'm far from an expert, but happy to share some things that come to mind.

I haven't had a chance to look through it in-depth yet, but this looks pretty interesting:

As far as things that have had an important impact in my learning path, I do have a few Ruby books I really like (the key here is to get your hands dirty with code as you read along): - - -

I think reading about (and looking at the code) for things you use and trying to understand how they work under the hood has been super useful:

Having smart people around to learn from is extremely helpful too.

Happy to chat more if you'd like. Just drop me a line: connor[at]opendoor[dot]com

dmunoz · 2016-07-28 · Original thread
> My objective is to better understand how computers work, how ruby works...

Check out Pat Shaughnessy's Ruby Under a Microscope [0].

It gives a nice overview of the internals of MRI. It doesn't cover a who lot of the C code, but references plenty of it and where it can be found in the source code of MRI. Grab the book, the source for MRI, and do some digging.


adamnemecek · 2015-02-27 · Original thread
This doesn't really answer your question but you might be interested in this book

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