Noel Rappin

New blog/newsletter: back to the Better Know A Ruby Thing, this time it's positional arguments:

The weird thing I learned for this one is that

def a_method(a, (b, *c), *d)
> a_method([1, [2, 3, 4], 5, 6)

Is legal Ruby…

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January 30, 2024
Noel Rappin

As usual, the first person in the house to read any new book is Lego Batman.

In other news, my copies of the Pickaxe book have arrived.

Your copies should be shipping, or you can order from

January 26, 2024
Noel Rappin

UPS Ground tracking arriving tommorow.

Weight: 16.10 lbs (!)

(5 author copies of Pickaxe book…)

Amazon, for some reason, has it back in pre-order mode, but copies should be coming from them soon as well. ( to buy your own).

If anybody has gotten their physical copy already, I'd be curious to know about it.

January 25, 2024